I hold the coffee beans in my hands, their parchment skin still on, like little tissue paper jackets or the discarded chrysalis of a transformed caterpillar. There is something very fragile about them in this form. I’m told that what I’m holding in my hand has a 73g yield and is worth 6 soles 40 …
Are you looking for a unique adventure in South America? You’ve come to the right place.
Since October 2014, I’ve been exploring the length and breadth of South America to find the most adventurous and most “beyond-the-beaten-trail” places.
I’ve hiked in Torres del Paine National Park twice, explored practically every nook and cranny of Patagonia and discover Peruvian archaeological sites such as Kuelap and Choquequirao that rival even Machu Picchu, all while documenting my experiences and the information that you need to go there too.
In this part of the website, you’ll find articles to inspire you to get yourself over to South America as quickly as humanly possible, including extensive, expert-written guides to under-the-radar-destinations and articles about this continent’s exceptional wild landscapes, unique cultures and fascinating heritage sites.