Tag: South America

Bucket list trip – The animals of the Galapagos Islands

Bucket list trip – The animals of the Galapagos Islands

At the top of my to do list for some time, the Galapagos Islands has the allure of awe inspiring nature combined with extreme remoteness. It’s the go to destination for any nature lover. Darwin and Attenborough are just a couple of explorers that have had life changing expeditions to this small island off of the coast of Ecuador.

Watch: Snorkelling with sea lions, sharks and turtles in the Galapagos Islands

Watch: Snorkelling with sea lions, sharks and turtles in the Galapagos Islands

Ever since watching blue planet for the first time I have been totally obsessed with the underwater world. Darwin’s research from the Galapagos make it every nature lovers paradise and an absolute Mecca for getting up close to the natural world. Here’s a short video…

Happiness, High Altitude And Peeling Potatoes In Peru – How Discovering One Culture Made Me Re-evaluate My Own.

Happiness, High Altitude And Peeling Potatoes In Peru – How Discovering One Culture Made Me Re-evaluate My Own.

We came for the Inca Trail, a four day ascent through epic mountain scenery culminating in the hidden ancient ruins of Machu Picchu, but there was so much more to discover in this vast South American country. From endless miles of barren desert on the…

Iguazu Falls – Where To Stay, What To Bring and How To Save Your Chips

Iguazu Falls – Where To Stay, What To Bring and How To Save Your Chips

Not all travel is created equal and sometimes having a few insider tips is a necessity! There are a lot of little quirks to consider for a trip to Iguazu Falls. Here are my tips to help make things a little smoother and hopefully save…

The Inca Trail – What Shoes Not To Wear, Dead Womans Pass And Magical Cake!

The Inca Trail – What Shoes Not To Wear, Dead Womans Pass And Magical Cake!

Thinking of hiking the famous South American trail? Here’s my account of the trail, honest and true to life as ever! Now I’m no natural athlete, nor do I relish the idea of any hike that involves even the smallest whiff of a hillock. But…

Deepest Peru – My Favourite Moments

Deepest Peru – My Favourite Moments

We came for the Inca Trail, a four day ascent through epic mountain scenery culminating in the hidden ancient ruins of Machu Picchu, but there was so much more to discover in this vast South American country. From endless miles of barren desert on the…

10 “Must Do” Off The Beaten Track Things To Do In Peru

10 “Must Do” Off The Beaten Track Things To Do In Peru

Many come to Peru for the Inca Trail, a four day ascent through epic mountain scenery culminating in the hidden ancient ruins of Machu Picchu, but there is so much more to discover in this vast South American country. From endless miles of barren desert…