06th Aug

Lima Water Show Lights Up The Night

Lima isn’t exactly known as the center of Peruvian tourism. That distinction belongs to Cusco, and for good reason. Most tourists pass through Lima only out of necessity, since most flights to Cusco require a layover in Peru’s capital. But it would be a mistake to miss some of Lima’s highlights, including the spectacular Lima […]

11th Jul

Cusco: The City That Will Leave You Breathless

I fell in love with Cusco the minute I stepped into Plaza de Armas, the central square of this beautiful town set high in the Andes. Cusco is well-known to backpackers as the base of operations for the Inca Trail, but there is so much more to this charming city.

03rd Jul

Conquering the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu

Is hiking the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu on your travel “bucket list?” It’s been on the top of ours since we were teenagers. An adventure so popular it needs to be booked SIX months in advance, we couldn’t wait to get to Peru to finally experience the magic that is Machu Picchu.

18th Jun

TWD: 4 Months of Living Life MY WAY

It’s been 4 months since I was diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes in Nepal. I was determined very early on that my diagnosis wouldn’t slow me down or change my life. So far, I think I’ve succeeded, and hopefully I can inspire others to live life the way they want as well.