Lake Titicaca: Crossing from Bolivia to Peru

Copacabana on Lake Titicaca - Backpacking South America

We had left La Paz early in the morning in our faithful truck Rosita, and our first day on the road took us to Lake Titicaca and Copacabana on the shores of the lake.  Copacabana feels like a little seaside town. Paddle boats and white fisherman’s trawlers line the shore, and the lake is so […]

Dragoman Overland: Tour from La Paz to Cusco & Machu Picchu

Our Dragoman Truck Rosita - Backpacking Tours in South America

Visiting Machu Picchu by myself seemed way too complicated. I looked online for the traditional Inca Trail trek, to find it was already sold out for the dates I wanted. Apparently you need to book it around 6 months in advance, as they only allow a certain number of people on the trail at one […]