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Hiking Lake Cuicocha: A Complete Guide

October 7, 2018

Located close to Otavalo and its infamous artisan market, Laguna Cuicocha is a beautiful 3km wide crater lake. Dramatically surrounded by snow-capped Cayambe, Imbabura, and Cotacachi volcano, its vibrant…


Best Volcano Climbs Around Quito, Ecuador

September 25, 2018

I fell in love with hiking in Ecuador. The first mountain I summited was in Quito and ever since that day, I never stopped putting my hiking shoes on…


Hiking Mount Ijen, Camera in Hand

April 1, 2018

When I arrived in the small town of Bondowoso to volunteer as an English teacher, I was hoping to be able to visit neighboring volcano Mount Ijen on one…


A Guide to Hiking Rucu Pichincha Volcano

January 27, 2018

Experience the great outdoors in the city?! Count me in! Rucu Pichinchaย is the first volcano I have ever hiked and today, I am going to tell you how to…

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Yellowstone Photo Diary

September 24, 2017

Between rainbow hotsprings and erupting geysers, Yellowstone National Park is a festival of colors. First national park in the world, the natural reserve today is home to diverse wildlife,…