Hiking Machu Picchu: What You Need To Pack – Equipment List

Hiking Machu Picchu: What You Need To Bring

A guide to packing your gear for a hiking the Inca trail of Machu Picchu

Congratulations on finally booking that hiking trip along the Inca trail! If you’re reading this, it means that you’ve […]

The Marvels of Incan Architecture – Earthquake Proof Construction

Leaning against the stone wall at the foot of what was once an Inca palace in Cusco, posing for a photograph like millions of tourist before me, I notice how the huge rocks fit together along five or more sides. […]

The Paraguyan Border Jigsaw – Paraguay, Argentina and Brazil

When backpackers draw up a list of ‘must sees’ on their South American trip there’s a good chance Paraguay isn’t on it. I’ll be honest it wasn’t on mine. But it felt rude not to take a squizz at the […]