Eating Cuy Guinea Pig in Peru

Eating Cuy Guinea Pig in Peru

You may of heard whispers that cuy or guinea pig is eaten as a delicacy in Peru (and parts of Ecuador).  Since you’ve landed on this post, you’re more than likely curious about eating cuy guinea pig in Peru.  Guinea pig is called cuy in Peru and has been a...
15 Things to Know About the Colca Canyon Trek

15 Things to Know About the Colca Canyon Trek

The Colca Canyon is one of the most popular places in Peru.  If you’re really looking for adventure, the Colca Canyon Trek will provide just that.  Plus its something more different and ‘off-the-beaten’ than the infamous Machu Picchu. Hiking the...
Hiking Colca Canyon without a Guide

Hiking Colca Canyon without a Guide

Hiking the Colca Canyon without a guide was an amazing, yet grueling experience.  If you are thinking about doing the same and want to know what it was like, this post is all about my experience, what it was like, how we got there and where we stayed.   I have several...
10 Epic Things to do in Puno, Peru

10 Epic Things to do in Puno, Peru

Puno, Peru is the capitol city of the Puno region that sits at the edge of Lake Titicaca – which is the highest navigable lake in the world.  There are many things to do in Puno that a visit to this border city should be on everyone’s Itinerary through Peru. The...
How to Get from Cusco to Puno | Lake Titicaca

How to Get from Cusco to Puno | Lake Titicaca

You’ve seen iconic Machu Picchu, you’ve experienced all of the best things to do in Cusco, you’ve explored all that Sacred Valley has to offer and now you’re ready to explore Lake Titicaca. Most travelers usually visit Puno between visits...