Trip report: hiking from Choquequirao to Machu Picchu independently

Click here for my personal reflection of the hike. Additional resources: Stingy Nomads and Travel Outlandish‘s report on the hike. We also found this Reddit post super helpful. We hiked from Choquequirao to Machu Picchu (25 April 2018 to 1 May 2018), but arrived the night before (24 April 2018) at the starting point of…

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Personal reflection: hiking from Choquequirao to Machu Picchu independently

Click here for our trip report and itinerary of our hike. Five months ago when we were still in Australia we knew we had to pre-purchase the Machu Picchu tickets because it is one of the most visited tourist sights in the world. We monitored TripAdvisor posts, waiting to pounce on when tickets went on…

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The Amazon River, Peru

We stayed at the Libertad Jungle Lodge in the Amazon region of Peru (via Iquitos) and had a great time there. We loved living right by the local village. The Amazon is all about the wildlife, and we were excited to see all sorts of animals! It’s a shame Nathan didn’t bring his zoom lens on our…

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