Luxury on a Budget

An Unusual and Alternative Honeymoon in Peru

An Unusual and Alternative Honeymoon in Peru

If you missed the first installation this honeymoon story, you can find it here! A few hours flight from Quito is Lima, the capital of Peru. There had been reports of problems on the border between Ecuador and Peru around the time we were in South America and the British Embassy issued a border warning(…)

An Unusual and Alternative Honeymoon in Ecuador

An Unusual and Alternative Honeymoon in Ecuador

Would you go swimming with sharks, trek a glacier and the deepest gorge in the world, or ride the “Death Road”? It was never a problem to decide where to go for our honeymoon. We knew we wanted adventure and to try loads of different foods and beverages, and a cultural experience was very important(…)

House Sitting in Boquete

House Sitting in Boquete

The watchdog’s barking wakes me up around 4 AM. I can hear him running around outside panting heavily and barking at something, hopefully not someone. Not wanting to get out of the warm king size bed I’m in, nor wanting to put my feet on the cold ceramic tiles that make up the entire floor(…)