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Deepest Darkest Peru cooking fresh fish

Deepest Darkest Peru – Guest post

Experience backpacking love to introduce you to new and experienced travellers sharing their experiences with our readers. With great pleasure we introduce Josh Clement-Sutcliffe from my seasoned travels. Josh will be sharing his experiences of a recent visit to Deepest Darkest Peru. You will find Josh’s bio at the bottom of this post, over to …

Choquequirao trail day 2

Choquequirao Trail Day 2

Choquequirao trail Day 2 So it is another early start, woken up at 5:30am and ready for 12k of walking. Today it was 5k up, 5k up and down and then another 1k up and 1k down to the Choquequirao archaeological site and back. I am not sure how well I actually slept, it was …

Choquequeriao Trail Day 1

Choquequirao Trail Day 1

Choquequirao Trail After a few days acclimatising in Cusco I was dealing with the change in altitude pretty well. I packed all the stuff I thought I needed to take on the Choquequirao trail and called it an early night. Check out my packing list click here The alarm went off at 4am and if …

Trekking in Peru

Trekking in Peru

Trekking in Peru One of my most mayor bucket list items was to go trekking in Peru and visit the majestic Machu Picchu. I have spent years craving a visit to Machu Picchu, I blame those pics you see all over the internet as they capture your imagination and fill your thoughts with fantasy, mystery …