Although we spent five nights in Lima – a long time by most standards – we didn’t actually do much sightseeing in Peru’s capital. After… Read More »Lima’s Centre and San Francisco Catacombs
Welcome to the section of my site that’s all about my favourite place in the world – South America. I spent five months there travelling overland from Colombia to Brazil through six countries – and completely fell in love. This continent is so rich in adventure, culture, and gorgeous landscapes.
Use the content menu below to hunt for a specific destination, or scroll down to browse the general content.
Oh, and check out this post all about my five-month trip through South America for a breakdown of all my favourite travel stories. It’s a great way to get an idea of how to structure your own route!
All my latest South America posts are below, but reach out if you have a specific question and I’ll do my best to help out…
Iquitos, a surprisingly large town in the very heart of the Amazon rainforest in Peru, is one of the biggest cities in the world that’s… Read More »One Day Amazon Jungle Tour in Iquitos Peru
If you want to travel from Colombia to Peru by boat, it can be hard to figure out just how to do this. So I’ve… Read More »How to get from Colombia to Peru by Boat on the Amazon
After leaving the gorgeous countryside surrounding the sleepy town in Salento, we had only a very brief stopover in Cali (which wasn’t long enough to… Read More »Sailing the Amazon River – Colombia to Peru by Boat
Hiking the Valle de Cocora in Salento, Colombia – from Indiana Jones bridges, to cloudy mountain tops, to cows and palm trees in the mist!