Category: Cusco

A Journey Through Manu National Park
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October 17, 2017November 9, 2018

A Journey Through Manu National Park

An Introduction A few months ago, I found myself living in Cusco, Peru. After getting used to the basic customs and essential culture of the country, I was presented with a chance to adventure through the jungle of Manu National Park. Recognizing that this was a rare opportunity, I quickly accepted the offer – and...

Finding Alpacas and Llamas in Peru
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September 15, 2016November 12, 2018

Finding Alpacas and Llamas in Peru

High in the Peruvian Andes you can witness herds of llamas and alpacas. They live together: eating, playing and walking with their pastors (shepards). These beautiful animals are an integral part of Peruvian culture, from when the Incas lived in Machu Picchu to current times. Peru is easily the best place to see these well-loved Camelids....