“Paititi is there!” exclaimed Manuel, “We just need to continue following this trail!” How I ended up half way around the world a few weeks after the birth of my first child, searching for a lost city is beyond me. I knew the dangers involved, but like any foolish man, the thought of, Read More

“Only after the last tree has been cut down Only after the last river has been poisoned Only after the last fish has been caught Then will you find that money cannot be eaten.” –Native American Prophecy      Where did it all go wrong? Throughout history there has always been an ongoing trend of, Read More

South America, Part 7: Pusharo; We finally reach the mysterious symbols of Pusharo, an ancient wall of petroglyphs deep inside the Amazon jungles of Peru. Could these symbols be a map leading to Paititi, the El Dorado? or are they sacred symbols inscribed by shaman of the Amazon? Places featured: Manú National Park, Peru, Read More

South America, Part 3: Cusco. A South American journey into the unexplored legends of lost cities and forgotten people. We follow the myths of the Inca and even those pre-dating the Inca. Cusco has a bloody history, one of conquering and greed. There are many stories that exist regarding elaborate tunnel systems running underneath, Read More

I originally posted this in 2013, however, deleted shortly thereafter due to names and places mentioned. This is a very rare first-hand interview regarding the legend of Paititi within the Madre de Dios region of Peru. This was filmed in a village located deep inside Manu National Park, where the city is said to exist. All, Read More

Stories of mysterious little people exist virtually in every culture around the world. Some anthropologists believe that myths and legends regarding mysterious beings, such as trolls and gnomes, could date back to a time when there once existed various species of Homo. Homo floresiensis, for example, was found off an island in Indonesia whose remains showed an average height of only 3 and, Read More

To Pusharo  What do we do now?… The rain continued on its relentless rage throughout the entire night. In the morning we had no choice but to continue on our way to Pusharo. With our ponchos and day-packs ready to go we hiked to the river along with our three local friends who would, Read More

The Legend of Paititi, the lost Incan city of Gold It was a cold winter morning high in the Andes mountains of Peru.  The alarm had gone off at 4am, and we had minutes to prepare all our gear for the rough days ahead. I knew it would be my last warm shower until, Read More

‘Civilization X,’ a film by Fernando S. Gallegos. A South American journey into the unexplored legends of lost cities and forgotten people.