Arequipa/Colca Canyon, Peru

One of my favorite parts about being in Peru is the time I got to spend in Arequipa, Peru. Arequipa is the second largest city in Peru and aptly named the White City for it’s bleach-white buildings. It’s about 2 hours away from Colca Canyon, the second deepest canyon in the world. I last left…

Peru Part 1: From the Coastal Town of Lima to Paracas

The Intrepid Lumbering through South America. First up, Peru. Wandering the ancient ruins of sand-strewn pyramids of Pachacamac right outside of Lima or walking the beaches next to extravagant summer homes of what I could only assume were owned by the incredibly rich top 1% of Peruvians seems like a lot for a span of my…