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The Ballestas Islands - Peru's Galapagos

Often billed as Peru’s answer to Ecuador’s Galapagos, the Ballestas Islands are a little easier to get to (assuming you’re already in Peru of course). 834 more words



Valladolid, Yucatan-Mexico

Valladolid, Yucatan-Mexico Former Convent of San Bernardino de Siena

Valladolid, Yucatan-Mexico

Valladolid, Yucatan-Mexico

Santa Barbara, California

Roce hall door, UCLA

Santa Barbara, California… 38 more words


Huaraz, Peru - Acclimatising with Lake Willcacocha

(Skipping over Trujillo, Chiclayo and Huanchaco for now to write down Huaraz while it’s still hot)

I had heard so many tourist rave about their amazing experience in Huraraz. 802 more words


Amazon rainforest's unmistakable treasures include vipers, tarantulas and piranhas

I recently travelled to the Amazon on two separate occasions. Whether in Ecuador or Peru, I had family accompanying me, and plenty of excitement waiting in the rainforest. 699 more words


The Agriculture lab, Salt Ponds and Ribs: Moray, Maras and Chicharron

The charm of Peru does not end in Machu Picchu or Sacred Valley, I learned more about how a Peruvian spend her daily life the longer I stay in the country. 1,164 more words

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How my Alpaca sweater came to be

The demonstration of making textiles for handicrafts was the highlight of our visit in Chinchero, a small town in Sacred Valley. Unfortunately, I lost most of the photos and all the videos I took when my memory card got left behind in France. 438 more words

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