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A Walk on the Amazon River (Day 3 of 5) | Budget Adventure Travel

A Walk on the Amazon River (Day 3 of 5) | Budget Adventure Travel

Dec 31, 2011 Our agenda on this day was to visit a local Siona community located 2 hours east of our lodge. It was another long boat ride to get there. The community clan is called Fondadorde Clan. There are several clans that comprise the community. And there are several communities within the rainforest. Their […]

| June 24, 2019 | 2 Comments
A Walk on the Amazon River (Day 2 of 5) | Budget Adventure Travel

A Walk on the Amazon River (Day 2 of 5) | Budget Adventure Travel

Dec 30, 2011 The first night in the lodge was unique experience. There is no electricity on site. We use flashlights and candles to move about in the dark. Have to be wary of bugs lizards frogs and little tree snakes (mostly non-lethal we were told!!Keyword here is MOSTLY). Slept under treated mosquito nets. The […]

| June 14, 2019 | 3 Comments
A walk on the Amazon River (Day 1 of 5) | Budget  Adventure Travel

A walk on the Amazon River (Day 1 of 5) | Budget Adventure Travel

I had a dream recently that I was walking on water. And then I woke up. But for one notable historic record this is a feat that has never been accomplished by man (Criss Angel, yours doesn’t count). My dream was a somnambulist journey back to the recent trip I made to the Amazon Jungle […]

| June 4, 2019 | 0 Comments

Republic of Colombia

The hunt for El Dorado | Budget Adventure Travel

The hunt for El Dorado | Budget Adventure Travel

Jan 05, 2012 Acknowledgement: My sincere gratitude to the Seccion Consular Embajada de Colombia en Ottawa for profiling this blog post on their bulletin Legend has it that two adventurers departed from Quito in 1541 to search for the elusive City of El Dorado (Golden City). Inspired by this story, we decided to set sail on […]

| December 14, 2016 | 2 Comments

Ecuador Budget Travel

A Walk on the Amazon River (Day 3 of 5) | Budget Adventure Travel

A Walk on the Amazon River (Day 3 of 5) | Budget Adventure Travel

Dec 31, 2011 Our agenda on this day was to visit a local Siona community located 2 hours east of our lodge. It was another long boat ride to get there. The community clan is called Fondadorde Clan. There are several clans that comprise the community. And there are several communities within the rainforest. Their […]

| June 24, 2019 | 2 Comments
A Walk on the Amazon River (Day 2 of 5) | Budget Adventure Travel

A Walk on the Amazon River (Day 2 of 5) | Budget Adventure Travel

Dec 30, 2011 The first night in the lodge was unique experience. There is no electricity on site. We use flashlights and candles to move about in the dark. Have to be wary of bugs lizards frogs and little tree snakes (mostly non-lethal we were told!!Keyword here is MOSTLY). Slept under treated mosquito nets. The […]

| June 14, 2019 | 3 Comments
A walk on the Amazon River (Day 1 of 5) | Budget  Adventure Travel

A walk on the Amazon River (Day 1 of 5) | Budget Adventure Travel

I had a dream recently that I was walking on water. And then I woke up. But for one notable historic record this is a feat that has never been accomplished by man (Criss Angel, yours doesn’t count). My dream was a somnambulist journey back to the recent trip I made to the Amazon Jungle […]

| June 4, 2019 | 0 Comments

Peru Budget Travel

Peru Budget Adventure Travel from Canada | Budget Adventure Travel

Peru Budget Adventure Travel from Canada | Budget Adventure Travel

A visit to Peru is on the bucket list of most people. Peru is a very large country and home to one of the most diverse and spectacular natural and man-made wonders of the world. However, one of the biggest challenges faced by Canadians is the prohibitive airfare cost to most places in South America. While […]

| October 27, 2018 | 0 Comments
Gate1 Peru Travel Adventure: Lake Titicaca | Budget Adventure Travel

Gate1 Peru Travel Adventure: Lake Titicaca | Budget Adventure Travel

The final leg of the incredible 11 Day Affordable Peru with Nazca Lines was in the City of Puno in the south-eastern part of Peru. The highlight of this tour was the visit to the mystical floating islands of Uros located on Lake Titicaca, located between the borders of Peru and Bolivia and considered to be the largest lake in South America and […]

| October 7, 2018 | 1 Comment

Adventure Vacations Peru Tours | Budget Adventure Travel

Journeys can take you somewhere mysterious and fun. There is an old saying “One cannot find magic, only magic can find you“. I can attest to this saying. Often times, when you seek adventure travel, you just have to let it go and let the adventure seek you. Traveling through the vast land and altering […]

| May 20, 2018 | 1 Comment