Declaration: Digital Nomad Life

So this has been brewing for quite a while now, but I feel like it’s finally time to make a confession: I don’t want to...

Easter Island: Remote Isle of Mystery

I’ll be honest – I’d wanted to go to Easter Island ever since I read Jared Diamond’s book Collapse about how the Easter Islanders went...

Santiago to Valparaiso Day Trip

With Valparaiso just 60 miles to the west, a Santiago to Valparaiso day trip is easily done.  There are many things to do in Valparaiso,...

Chile’s Atacama Desert

Why visit the Atacama Desert? Chile’s Atacama Desert is one of the driest places in the world.  What of interest could possibly be there?  Plenty! ...

Copacabana and La Paz: Gateway to Bolivia

Copacabana Bolivia wasn’t really on my radar when I originally began planning my trip.  However, Bolivia’s unique geography, coupled with its isolation from international development, made...

Peru – Lake Titicaca

Just saying the name Lake Titicaca out loud is enough to bring a smile to your face.  Don’t worry – Spanish speakers find the name...

Machu Picchu

Machu Picchu… just a whisper of its name brings to mind an ancient lost city in the mountainous jungle that slept for centuries under vine...