Lynne Mennie did just that and told Ellie House about the adventures along the way.
Broadcaster John Suchet has revealed he needed emergency treatment after he struggled for breath during a charity trek to the Inca citadel of Machu Picchu in Peru.
Can we please stop the needless sniping about Scotland travelling to South America for two end of season friendlies?
Former Aberdeen midfielder Kenny McLean is relishing a special night at the Azteca Stadium as Scotland look to upset World Cup-bound Mexico.
Oli McBurnie’s two biggest fans are enjoying parental payback by following him to the Americas to see him live the dream of playing for Scotland.
Scotland manager Alex McLeish felt his inexperienced side could take plenty of positives from its 2-0 defeat to World Cup-bound Peru at the Estadio Nacional in Lima.
A Christian Cueva penalty and a Jeffersen Farfan strike either side of the break earned Peru a 2-0 victory over a depleted Scotland in Lima.
Jon McLaughlin has had a taste of international duty with Scotland and now hopes his appetite is satisfied in the post-season friendlies in Peru and Mexico.
Kenny McLean cannot wait for the chance to play at the historic Azteca Stadium as he looked forward to Scotland’s challenge matches in Peru and Mexico.
Motherwell winger Chris Cadden hopes he can take his career to a new level after landing his first Scotland call-up.
A judge has thrown out a bigamy charge against a former airport manager who wed in Peru after hearing his "sham marriage" certificate may have been bought on the black market for $50.
A man who secretly married another woman behind his wife's back was caught out after she spotted a picture of the couple together on Facebook, a court heard.
Peru is without doubt the most intriguing and fascinating of all South American countries.
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A Peruvian footballer is reported to be recovering in hospital after being struck by lightning during a national cup semi-final.
An Aberdeen man has spoken of being abducted at gunpoint while travelling around South America.
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A group of Aberdeen secondary school pupils will embark on an emotional trip to help orphans in South American later this month.
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