Category Archives: Peru

Our trip to the Floating Islands

Can you believe that there are people in this world who have spent their entire life living on floating reeds!? It sounds crazy! We did a tour to the Uros Islands on Lake Titicaca today. These are man-made floating islands. … Continue reading

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Puno

This post was written by Marc. Puno Puno is our 1st stop after Cusco and our last stop in Peru. We will be staying here 2 nights and have spent 1 night already. The trip from Cusco was an overnight … Continue reading

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Inka Trail Day 4 – Machupicchu

Inka Trail Day 4 – Machupicchu Watching the sun rise over the lost city of the Inkas was amazing. We had such a feeling of accomplishment. We did it! We followed the Inka path across mountains and rivers. We have … Continue reading

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Inka Trail Day 4 – Race to the Sun Gate

This post was written by Marc. Inka Trail Day 4 – Race to the Sun Gate The last morning was the earliest wakeup, 3:30am. We were told no room service on this day (coca tea), but that the usual wake … Continue reading

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Inka Trail Day 3

Inka Trail Day 3 Day three of the trail was an easy (compared to the previous day) 9km walk through the cloud forest. This is the start of the Amazon Jungle so we saw lots of interesting flora. Amanda, an … Continue reading

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Inka Trail Day 2

Inka Trail Day 2 We were all quite nervous for this day! We knew Dead Woman’s Pass lay ahead of us which is at a 950km higher altitude than our campsite, Ayapata. I’m not a big fan of hiking against … Continue reading

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Inka Trail with Llama Path Day 1

We said we would tell you more about our Inka trail. So the next 5 posts will all be about our big trek to Machupicchu. This post was written by Marc. Inka Trail Day 1 We received an email the … Continue reading

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