Part I of Peru – Cuzco and Machu Picchu – May 16-19, 2015

Peru is one of the most biodiverse countries on the planet and is extremely rich in bird diversity, boasting an impressive 1,808 species of birds, the third most species of any country in the world! The country is so rich in bird diversity that new species and subspecies are still being discovered! Peru has such … Continue reading Part I of Peru – Cuzco and Machu Picchu – May 16-19, 2015

Boliva Part III – That time we got stuck in a riot – May 10-11, 2015

Let me tell you a story about this one time in Bolivia... (Click here and here for the previous two segments of our trip!) We left Cochabamba on May 10 and headed to a very remote area of Bolivia, the small town of Inquisivi, using nothing but Bolivian public transportation. Our reason for visiting such … Continue reading Boliva Part III – That time we got stuck in a riot – May 10-11, 2015

One Week into Bolivia – Apr 30 – May 6

Ah, the wonderful country of Bolivia, a land-locked nation bordered by Peru, Brazil, Paraguay, Argentina and Chile. Although it has no seacoast, the Andes Mountains run squarely through the heart of this country producing vast elevation differences and giving it several of the most varied ecosystems in all of South America. With such diverse habitat, … Continue reading One Week into Bolivia – Apr 30 – May 6