Friday Night in Puno – Peru

August 3rd, 2018 Arrived early in Puno, but not early enough to catch the sunrise so I decided to go do some street photography in the evening. I’ll try to catch sunrise in the next days. Sunset on the Titicaca Lake! (Sunset is better)   The local market:           Super Pig! […]

Machu Picchu – Peru

July 18th, 2018. It was time for the biggest and sometimes what seems like the only attraction in Peru, the Machu Picchu! Full Album here. We decided in the morning before that we wanted to visit the Picchu so it was pretty hectic to get there. At noon we booked a Train ticket with PeruRail […]

Moray & Maras – Peru

July 17th, 2018. Got to Cusco yesterday, I will do a post about Cusco later, but it is a very, very, verrrryyyyyyyyy touristy city, you can see the result of Peru promoting Cusco as one of the few tourist destinations in the country. Full Album here. Moray & Maras is all over the tour shops […]

La Isla de los Monos – Peru

July 13th, 2018, a friend visiting and I went to La Isla de los Monos. La Isla de los Monos is a cage-free animal refuge near Iquitos, deep in the amazon rainforest,  they have mostly monkeys, 5-6 different types are usually present. It’s an island so the animal have pretty good protection from potential threats. […]

Santa Cruz Trek – Peru

June 22nd 2018, I completed the Santa Cruz Trek, 4 days, 3 nights. I wasn’t expecting to do this trek but after doing many day hikes I thought I’d give it a try, I am not a huge hiker and never done a multi-day trek in my life. Why not do my first one at […]

Laguna Churup – Peru

June 13th 2018, it was time for a little hike up to Laguna Churup! The Laguna is located about 3km from Pitec, you can reach Pitec by collectivo and then go up the trail to the Laguna Churup. The hike is about 2 jours and 600 meters elevation. From 3850 meters to 4450 meters. It’s […]

Laguna de Llanganuco – Peru

June 11, 2018. Here’s some picture of a quick trip to Laguna de Llanganuco. Nice laguna, but not the best one to visit if you are in the area for a short time. Full album here. First we stopped in old Yungay, where a 1970 earthquake completely destroyed the city, well it actually covered it with […]

Pastoruri Glacier – Peru

Today it was time for a quick trip to Pastoruri Glacier, the glacier is about 3 hours from Huaraz by car/transport, the glacier is in the Huascaran National Park, on the south part of the park. Once you get to the parking lot you have to walk about 2km (45 minutes) from 4800 meters to 5000 […]