Highlights of Buenos Aires

Highlights of Buenos Aires

Looking back on our time in Buenos Aires we had incredible fun experiencing what the city has to offer and learning about the history. Here’s some highlights of places we’d recommend which we haven’t already blogged about. San Telmo San Telmo is the...
A Journey to Machu Picchu

A Journey to Machu Picchu

Six months ago when we booked the Inca trail to Machu Picchu we didn’t have a clue what we were letting ourselves in for. Sure we are used to camping (we love it in fact) and the cold (we are from England after all) but hiking? It’s just like walking up...
To Boca or not to Boca?

To Boca or not to Boca?

Beware: thieves about! La Boca is a notoriously dangerous neighbourhood in the South-East of Buenos Aires and after reading reports of violent muggings I was quite honestly shitting myself about going. Never the less, it is recommended as a must see that tons of...
New Year Contemplations…

New Year Contemplations…

This time last year we would have been trying to enjoy our last few days of the holidays before having to go back to work. Reflecting on that now makes me feel so incredibly lucky to have the next year ahead of me to do exactly what I want to do, when I want to do it....
21 Tips for Surviving the Inca Trail

21 Tips for Surviving the Inca Trail

Trekking the Inca trail is not to be underestimated! You’ll be battling with steep climbs, high altitude and long days that start before sunrise. Here’s our top tips on how to survive the Inca trail hike: 1. Mentally prepare – don’t think it...