From Peru to Brazil: beach, sun and caipirinha here I come…

I couldn’t believe 5 months had already gone – shocking how time flew!

My original plan was to continue my travels towards the North of South America (Ecuador, then Colombia), but “plans” are in fact just “plans”…

I realised I was pretty tired of changing place every 3 days. I was happy with all the amazing things I had seen. I now needed to “relax” a little.

Therefore, Brazil it was! Continue reading From Peru to Brazil: beach, sun and caipirinha here I come…

Colca Canyon: my 4-day DIY tour of the 2nd deepest canyon in the world

Arequipa was not only my base for – finally – some great food, but also the closest place to Colca Canyon. Apparently, the third most-visited location of Peru and, also, a great destination for trekkers.

So, I packed my bag, left my suitcase in Arequipa, and took a 5 hours bus to Cabanaconde. Altitude: 3296 meters. Weather: torrential rain. Continue reading Colca Canyon: my 4-day DIY tour of the 2nd deepest canyon in the world