“The world is a book, and those who do not travel read only one page” – St. Agustin

Three days in Huaraz: Carnival, a Yunza-party and a lake

March 7th, 2017|0 Comments

So here I was after an 8+ hour night bus ride from Trujillo, ready to have a not-so-usual weekend in Huaraz. To be honest, I shouldn’t take this break now, since I was going to play piano for an audience the very next Friday, and I needed to practice. Besides, I needed to focus on the last weeks of my art classes before moving to the Amazon.   But I couldn’t resist! When my friend Alfredo told me he was going to Huaraz for the weekend to a friend’s party, [...]

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I’m Sara, an international lady with a passion for art and travel. 

After many years of living in Norway, I have taken a year off to go back to Peru, the country where I grew up, to paint, play music and discover amazing people and places. Let me share my adventures and useful travel tips with you. 



Pacasmayo beach: a secret kept for the few

December 11th, 2016|0 Comments

I have spent the night in a tent under some palm trees facing the sea. I wake up to the sound of the waves crushing [...]

Mancora: The coolest beach in Peru

November 8th, 2016|0 Comments

Right under the Equatorial line, Mancora is a marine, surf, and ecological paradise. The place to see and be seen in Peru, where foreigners come [...]

5 Cuban artists you should meet

February 4th, 2017|0 Comments

I can’t tell how many times I’ve been in Cuba and how many stories I’ve heard of the complexities of this Caribbean country. Hardship [...]

Backpacking in Cuba: Myths and reality

January 21st, 2017|0 Comments

  Cuba is not like any other country in the world. The many years of communism and its dramatic history have made it quite unique. [...]

Lake 69 or die!

March 2nd, 2017|0 Comments

It was just going to be a weekend break from my routine in Trujillo. However, adventure follows me wherever I go… or is it [...]

Top 6 ways to get to Machu Picchu

November 16th, 2016|1 Comment

You’ve been dreaming about the day in which you will (finally!) get to experience Machu Picchu by yourself and take some really cool pictures in [...]

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