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Laguna 69: An epic tick off the bucket list! 150 150 JP

Laguna 69: An epic tick off the bucket list!

Ever since I saw a photograph of the brilliant waters of Laguna 69, it has been on my bucket list. Never in my wildest dreams did I think I would…

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Adventures to Lake Titicaca 150 150 JP

Adventures to Lake Titicaca

I have just returned from perhaps one of the most serenely beautiful places on earth I have ever been to. Lake Titicaca is a lake of 8,372 squared kilometres spanning…

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The reality of living and working in South America.

Tell people you are living and working in South America, and you will be met with a multitude of differing responses. Some positive, others not so much. The funny thing…

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Cusco, Huacachina & Arequipa… a month of travels in Peru. 819 1024 JP

Cusco, Huacachina & Arequipa… a month of travels in Peru.

Ahhh Peru, a country that is vastly bigger than I or I think anyone who has travelled around it realized, has so much more to do than is ever given credit…

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2018 travel review

With the new year just beginning, I have been reflecting on my last year of travel. 2018 was a big year for me, in every sense possible. I learnt more…

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A note on travelling alone…

When I booked a one-way flight to Peru, on my own, many people thought I was half mad. The truth of it is, there was no burning desire to go…

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Lessons learnt from a month in Zorritos

Spending a month in northern rural Peru in a quiet little fishing village can apparently teach you a lot… as I move onto the next part of my journey, I…

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Life outside the classroom

Becoming qualified as a TEFL teacher is a lot of hard, intensive work. But if I learnt anything from university, it’s that you have to work hard, but you have…

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Finding my path and finding TEFL 1024 576 JP

Finding my path and finding TEFL

I write this sat on the beach of Zorritos, it’s 5pm (pass me a beer), and the sun is beginning to set, golden hour providing a light against the crashing…

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The unexpected beauty of Zorritos

Zorritos, northern Peru. It’s not somewhere you would likely see in a travel brochure or advertised on Instagram. It’s definitely not your typical backpackers destination. But maybe it should be.…

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