A Relaxing Week in Arequipa, Peru

Image of sunset in Arequipa

April 15, 2014

Our original plan was to only spend 4 or 5 days in Arequipa. However a gentleman from Canada who was staying at our hostel in San Jose, Costa Rica talked us into extending our stay. He was so convincing that Read on! →

Blog: Where the Autopista Ends

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April 8, 2014

It was only a matter of time until we met a fellow blogger on our trip. While on our tour of Tequile and Lake Titicaca we met Nathaniel from Berkeley, California. He and his girlfriend Alex were on a very Read on! →

Puno and Lake Titicaca

Image of mark and julie on tequile

April 8, 2014

Our departure from Cuzco did not go as originally planned. From our understanding organized, controlled protests broke out due to government officials getting an increase in salary while the government employee minimum wage remained the same. Most of the city Read on! →

The ABC’s of Peruvian Food: Alpaca, Beef Hearts and Cuy

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April 1, 2014

What is the food like in Peru? Everyone always wants to know what interesting things we have eaten on our journey, so I decided to share some of our entertaining eating experiences in Peru. Anticuchos are very popular in Peru. Read on! →

The Machu Picchu Post: Our Visit and Tips to Improve Your Visit

March 27, 2014

If you search for information about visiting Machu Picchu you’re bound to come across a piece written by someone who was fascinated by photos of it as a kid and had wanted to visit ever since. There are a lot Read on! →

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