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How Much Does it Cost to Travel Peru?

By on Published: March 12, 2020 | Last Updated: March 13, 2020 in Latin America, PERU, South America with 0 Comments
How Much Does it Cost to Travel Peru?

Well congratulations! Signs indicate that if you’re reading this post, you’re probably thinking about travelling to Peru and let me just start by saying you definitely should! One of the South American giants, this country is a feast for travellers and while I certainly wouldn’t consider it off the beaten track, there’s still plenty of […]

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Uyuni to Salta : How to Cross From Bolivia to Argentina

By on Published: March 5, 2020 | Last Updated: March 6, 2020 in ARGENTINA, BOLIVIA, Latin America, South America with 0 Comments
Uyuni to Salta : How to Cross From Bolivia to Argentina

If you’re backpacking on an amazing trip through South America, then it’s likely crossing land borders between different countries is going to feature in your adventure. And it doesn’t get more adventurous than having to flee Bolivia, as the President resigns and chaos reigns on the streets, into nearby Argentina… as I did! And before […]

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The Best Time to Visit Peru

By on Published: February 27, 2020 | Last Updated: March 13, 2020 in PERU, South America with 0 Comments
The Best Time to Visit Peru

It’s the question on everyone’s lips isn’t it? At least it’s the question on the lips of those who want to travel to Peru! Because for those, like me, who want to adventure in this amazing South American country, the question “when the best time to visit Peru?” is not easily answered! Before I started […]

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21 Best Things To Do in La Paz, Bolivia

By on Published: February 17, 2020 | Last Updated: March 5, 2020 in BOLIVIA, Latin America, South America with 0 Comments
21 Best Things To Do in La Paz, Bolivia

The largest city in Bolivia, La Paz is a lofty affair. Situated at over 3,650m this really is a city in the clouds, indeed it is the highest capital in the world! And while this elevation can leave you a little out of breath, so too can the amount of things to do in La […]

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How to Travel from Buenos Aires to Iguazu Falls

By on Published: February 10, 2020 | Last Updated: February 11, 2020 in ARGENTINA, Latin America, South America with 0 Comments
How to Travel from Buenos Aires to Iguazu Falls

Can you believe it, I honestly almost missed Iguazu Falls during my trip to northern Argentina! Hard to believe now, but it does beg the question, just what was I thinking? Well in my defence, I was incredible pushed for time and had just narrowly escaped a state of national emergency in Bolivia, so it’s […]

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How to Travel from La Paz to Uyuni in Bolivia

By on Published: January 20, 2020 | Last Updated: March 6, 2020 in BOLIVIA, Latin America, South America with 0 Comments
How to Travel from La Paz to Uyuni in Bolivia

So you’re travelling independently in Bolivia and want to journey from the bustling city of La Paz in the north of the country to the amazing salts flats at Uyuni in the south? Yeah, I’ve got your number… and that’s because I was in this exact situation myself not so long ago. I must say, […]

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14 Best Cusco Hostels

By on Published: January 9, 2020 | Last Updated: January 12, 2020 in Budget Travel Ideas, PERU, South America with 0 Comments
14 Best Cusco Hostels

If there’s one place that almost every traveller in South America will head for at some point on their journey, it’s Cusco. Located in the south of Peru, an overnight bus ride from the Bolivian border, this lively city lies at the heart of the backpacker fun in this continent. With Machu Picchu on its […]

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Salar de Uyuni Tours : Everything You Need to Know

By on Published: January 2, 2020 | Last Updated: March 6, 2020 in BOLIVIA, South America with 0 Comments
Salar de Uyuni Tours : Everything You Need to Know

One of my absolute highlights in South America, the Salar de Uyuni is, without doubt, one of the most remarkable sights on this continent. Situated high in Bolivia’s altiplano, this flat, expansive otherworldly landscape is truly unforgettable and certainly should not be missed during your trip to this part of the world. Best accessed by […]

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Top 5 Things to Do in Copacabana, Bolivia inc Isla Del Sol Guide

By on Published: December 12, 2019 | Last Updated: February 18, 2020 in BOLIVIA, Latin America, South America with 2 Comments
Top 5 Things to Do in Copacabana, Bolivia inc Isla Del Sol Guide

Located in the north of the country, on the edge of the highest navigable lake in the world, Lake Titicaca, for most people crossing the border from Peru into Bolivia (as I was), the town of Copacabana is a perfect first stop. And for those not shuttling to or from Peru, but perhaps just visiting […]

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Ultimate Peru Itinerary for Backpackers!

By on Published: December 5, 2019 | Last Updated: March 13, 2020 in Budget Travel Ideas, Latin America, PERU, South America with 0 Comments
Ultimate Peru Itinerary for Backpackers!

With a packed South America schedule ahead of me, and Peru being my first port of call, I planned to spend just 4 weeks in this country to ensure I saw as much of this continent as I wanted! Well, let me tell you that plan quickly turned into an epic fail! Because if you […]

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