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Week 12: Growth Zone

Alright, I’m a little delayed with this one, but Week 12 was exciting nonetheless. During the week, some highlights were:

  • Walking around Calle Jaen, a street that has retained the colonial era of La Paz, along with plaques describing ghosts that haunt the street, and old absinthe bar, and plenty of photo ops.
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Remote Year

Perfect Stay - Second Home Peru Guesthouse & Gallery

When I pulled up to Second Home Guesthouse on a February evening this winter and went through the heavy gilded bronze doors, I immediately felt the impression that this property would make on me. 338 more words


Crossing Borders: Peru to Ecuador

This was probably our second easiest crossing. Riding the Cruz del Sur bus from Peru to Ecuador made this whole process totally simple. We boarded at one of Lima’s many bus stations (just ask which is the right one at your ticket agent) and then sat back and let the stunning Pacific countryside roll past. 153 more words



Fun fact: there are around 3,800 different varieties of potato in Peru!


Ai Lof Lima

Sure, rush hour traffic lasts for four hours in the morning and four more in the evening. It takes me almost two hours to travel eight miles every day. 505 more words


Getting There...

Hello everyone!

This is my first blog post ever… Wow! That means that I am finally in Peru and loving it. I hope to share with you what I am learning and give you a peak at my reality as an amateur traveling exploring the adventures life has to offer. 57 more words