It may be an understatement, but for those of you whom it has not happened to-being robbed is no fun.
Machu Picchu is on many people’s list of places to go while in South America-and it should be. It’s an absolutely stunning site with an immense amount of ancient history. Doing Machu Picchu on your own adds autonomy and excitement to your trip without relying on a tour or guide that may be incompetent.
Homemade alcohol pack stoves have become a common place in the light and ultralight weight backpacking scene. They are simple, cheap, light weight, and effective. They also happen to be very easy to improvise if yours gets broken or lost. There are entire pages dedicated to different stove designs. Some are self pressurizing stoves fashioned … Continue reading Lightweight alcohol pack stove