Iquitos, and boating around the Peruvian Amazon.

When I was a kid, I can remember always being fascinated by the Amazon jungle; so the opportunity to go there as part of my 6 month trip around South America was an absolute dream come true for me. Following a nightmare 15 hour trip down river from Colombia -in what can only be described as a massive speedboat (more on that another time) – we … Continue reading Iquitos, and boating around the Peruvian Amazon.

Buenos Aires: the steak capital of the world

It’s safe to say that Buenos Aires is very much my personal ‘happy place’ when it comes to most big cities in the world. The people, the atmosphere, the nightlife, the variety – it’s almost like visiting 5 different cities simultaneously. But for me, big old B.A really comes into it’s own in one particular area; its plethora of abhorrently good steakhouses. In my two … Continue reading Buenos Aires: the steak capital of the world