Photo Dump: Cusco + Machu Picchu, Peru

travel This post is two years late. But life happens. To put it simply, our trip to Cusco, Peru was not a fun one— which is probably why I never bothered to post this part of our trip as quickly as I posted the others. Cusco is a city in the southeastern part of Peru...
Travel Diary: Lima, Peru (Day 2)

Travel Diary: Lima, Peru (Day 2)

travel When people go to Peru, most of them hope to hike the Inca Trail or see Machu Picchu. Lima is just a pit stop. Just like the rest of the world’s capitals, it’s busy, dirty, and congested. And for foreigners, being alone in a crowded, unfamiliar city...
Travel Diary: Lima, Peru (Day 1)

Travel Diary: Lima, Peru (Day 1)

When people think of South America, drug cartels, violence, and guerrillas automatically come to mind. But those misconceptions do not even come close to the real South America. The continent may not be postcard perfect like Europe, but it is teeming with history,...