The Perfect Cusco Itinerary: How to Spend 2 Days in Cusco Peru

Cusco Cathedral - 2 Day Cusco Itinerary

If you are travelling to Peru, you will certainly visit Cusco.  Cusco was the capital of the Inca Empire and was also known as the bellybutton of the World.  Evidence of Inca culture is everywhere in this fascinating city, and it is the base for most people going to Machu Picchu.  However, before attempting the […]

Peru Food Guide: What to Eat in Peru

Peru Food Guide - What To Eat in Peru - Ceviche

Peruvian food is famous all over the world, and for good reason.  In 2019, Peru was crowned the World’s Best Culinary Destination for the eighth year running, so you know that the Peru food scene is bursting with incredible dishes. Immigrants from Europe, Asia and Africa all came to Peru with their own style of […]

Peru Solo Travel Guide for Women Travelling to Peru Alone

Machu Picchu Peru - Peru Solo Female Travel Guide

I adored Peru.  I spent about three months exploring this beautiful country all by myself, mostly early on in my solo trip to South America.  Peru is vast, and many visitors underestimate the distances required to travel between key cities in Peru.  However, with this Peru solo travel guide, you’ll have everything you need to […]

Colombia Solo Travel – Is Travelling to Colombia Alone Really Safe?

Tayrona National Park, Santa Marta, Colombia - Is Colombia Solo Travel Safe if Travelling to Colombia Alone

Colombia still has a bad reputation, but is it justified?  Can Colombia really shake off the dark shadows of the past when drug lords ruled over the country and violence and death was a way of life here?  I loved Colombia.  It was my favourite country in South America, after 10 months of travelling alone […]