There were 3 Bushmaster (deadliest snake in the jungle)
found and killed within 100m of were we stayed.
It is the rainy season so the water is high, higher than normal.
The Bushmaster never usually come this close to the river but they are searching for food!! Yikes
Welcome to the Jungle April 16th 2015 The experience in the jungle will be yet another that we will never forget. If I'm honest I had a few sleepless nights doubting if we were doing the right thing by taking the kids on an authentic trip deep into the jungle.
Arriving at the Iquitos airport we were greeted by our Amazon Explorer guide "Mardan" which was fantastic. He took us to our hostel and picked us up the next morning for our ... read more
South America » Peru » Amazonas Ancient Peru was the seat of several prominent Andean civilizations, most notably that of the Incas whose empire was captured by the Spanish conquistadors in 1533. Peruvian independence was declared in 1821, and remaining Spanish forces defeated in 1... ... read more