Destination: South America

  • All South America
  • Argentina
  • Bolivia
  • Brazil
  • Chile
  • Peru
  • Uruguay
All South America
  • All South America
  • Argentina
  • Bolivia
  • Brazil
  • Chile
  • Peru
  • Uruguay
Peru

Sand Boarding in Huacachina Oasis

I have always wanted to see a desert – a massive expanse of sand and dunes – it seems like a magical place and a photographers dream. While travelling through Peru, I was finally able to explore a desert via …

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Peru

Bucket List: Explore the Amazon Jungle

Following our exploration of the amazing ruined city of Machu Picchu, none of the other ruins around Cuzco seemed impressive anymore and we quickly lost interest in spending more time in the area. We decided instead to take a detour …

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Peru

Bucket List: Visiting the Lost City of Machu Picchu

I finally made it to Machu Picchu, and it’s incredible to see with your own eyes. No photos can ever do it justice. The mist slowly lifted off the mountain tops, and the ruins came into the sunlight, with llama’s …

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International Hikes

Hike: The Inca Trail to Machu Picchu

Hiking the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu has been a dream of mine for a very long time, and after a lot of planning and coordinating I finally managed to make it happen! I knew I couldn’t travel to Peru …

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Lucho Libre
Bolivia

A Weird Night of Lucho Libre

After spending about 10 days in Bolivia I thought I had seen it all. Dehydrated llama fetuses for good luck, guys in full zebra costumes directing traffic and witches markets selling all kinds of animal parts but nothing prepared me …

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Bolivia

Road Trip: Tupiza to Uyuni Salt Flats Tour

We arrived in the ‘wild west’ town of Tupiza in southern Bolivia, after crossing the border from Argentina, and immediately signed up for a 4-day tour of the surreal Uyuni Salt Flats. For most people, this is the main highlight …

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Bolivia

Survival Guide: Dealing with Altitude Sickness

Bolivia is home to the world’s highest city (La Paz at 3600 meters above sea level), the world’s highest town (Potosi at 4090 meters) and the worlds highest navigable lake (Lake Titicaca at 3827 meters) – pretty much everything is …

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Bolivia

Border Crossing into Bolivia

A night bus from Salta dropped us at the border in the early morning and we began our journey across the border into Bolivia. We decided against the norm of going through San Pedro Atacama (Chile) to route into Bolivia, …

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Argentina

Spectacular Salta & Northern Argentina

We departed Iguazu on an early morning bus which took us through both day and night towards Salta, Argentina. The nearly 1600km ride was excruciatingly long but worthwhile when we arrived in the beautiful Argentinian city. Northern Argentina has a …

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Brazil

Visiting the Incredible Iguazu Falls

After a long journey from the Costa Verde through Sao Paulo, we finally arrived at our destination – Iguazu Falls. We opted to stay on the Brazilian side (Foz do Iguaçu) of the falls for two nights, after which we …

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