The Amazon: No Internet and a Whole Lot of Bugs

This blog post is about my trip to the Peruvian Amazon. Check out the other stuff I did while in Peru: Urubamba Valley & Pisaq & Ollantaymbo, a day with a shaman, the Inca Trail, Machu Picchu & Wayna Picchu and Cusco. Flying into Puerto Maldonado was, first of all, an experience in and of itself. The engine during take off kept […]

Tourism versus Authenticity in the Amazon

** Taking a break from our original programming of my recapping my trip to Peru. Tomorrow I will be posting a blog about what I did in the Amazon, but this blog that I wrote originally appeared on The College Tourist and is about authenticity for tourists. Hope you enjoy it! ** – For spring break, my […]

Getting Ready for Peru & Blog News

In case you have not been told yet, I am going to be embarking on a ten day journey with my dad to Peru for spring break! This will definitely be one for the books because we will be hitting up Cusco, Machu Picchu, as well as the Peruvian Amazon. I am beyond excited to […]