Peru

A Month in the Jungle, Part 2: What to Bring and Expect

07 | 20 Peru

After spending a month in the jungle of Peru, I learned a few things. Here’s what you can expect, and recommendations for things to bring.

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A Month in the Jungle, Part 1: Iquitos

07 | 06 Peru

I started (and ended) my month in the jungles of Peru by visiting Iquitos. The Amazon river, Belen Market and the moto traffic; here’s more info on Iquitos!

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Street Food in Peru, and Around the World

06 | 08 links

Peruvian cuisine is the new black, and for good reason. Here’s a collection of street food in Peru that’s cheap and delicious.

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Becoming a Shaman

05 | 21 Featured

I’ve been teasing you with tales of transition for months now. So finally, here it is: my next big step in life – I’m becoming a shaman.

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A Week-In-The-Life of Chris Reynolds – The One Effect, in Peru

05 | 04 Peru

Here’s a week-in-the-life of Chris Reynolds and a group of volunteers as part of The One Effect, expanding sustainable farming in the Sacred Valley of Peru.

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Drinking Chicha in Peru

01 | 19 Peru

Here’s the deal on drinking chicha in Peru – quite the cultural experience, and often quite the acquired taste as well!

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Visiting Pisac Ruins in Peru

01 | 05 Featured

I finally made it up to the sacred Pisac Ruins in Peru – proverbially right on my doorstep. Find out more about this magical place, in this photo essay.

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The Day I Had My Purse Stolen, and Lessons Learned

12 | 18 Featured

In Cusco, my purse was stolen, with everything in it. Here’s what happened, what I gained from being prepared, and what mistakes I made along the way.

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The Pilgrimage to Huchuy Qosqo in Peru

12 | 08 Featured

The day-long trek from Cusco to Huchuy Qosqo is filled with history, beauty, and adventure. Check it out!

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