Peru recap

Peru was the country on my South America itinerary that I was least excited about, but I was so wrong to have underestimated it. I fell in love with the country. It doesn't matter what kind of scenery or vibe you're looking for (lakes, mountains, beaches, rainforests, big cities, history, food)--you'll find it in Peru. … Continue reading Peru recap


I'm not a hiking or climbing enthusiast, so I'd never heard of Huaraz before I visited Peru. I don't remember who first told me about the city, but that person--whoever he or she was--is a saint. I loved so many things about Peru, but Huaraz was the absolute highlight. Like snow-capped mountains? Go to Huaraz. … Continue reading Huaraz