Selva Recap

I spent one week in Iquitos, the gateway to the Peruvian Amazon. Here are the blog posts that provide an overview to the food in the selva plus a guide to visiting the Amazon from Iquitos: A Jaunt Through a Jungle Market (Belén Market, Iquitos, Peru) How to Eat in Iquitos and the Peruvian Amazon…

Into the Amazon: A Day Trip From Iquitos

I originally visited Iquitos as part of the research for my book, but I couldn’t be so close to the Amazon without taking a day off and venturing into the jungle. Most travelers tend to organize their itinerary based on the sights and then sample the local cuisine when they can. For me, it’s the other…