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Every Day A Celebration - Journey In Peru

Everyday gives cause for celebration and in Peru this is especially so. I witnessed many parades, festivals and demonstrations of the Peruvian culture during my nine weeks there. 501 more words


Peruvian Nights - Journey In Peru

I may have been the most cautious adventurer to visit this Peruvian town but my caution paid direct dividends in the best of friendships. Sure I could have followed other paths to chicha house’s or dens of lucid smoking. 467 more words


Beyond Fear

I never finished sharing my story from Peru. I don’t know why. It slipped away from me.  I fell back into the pattern of my daily life. 1,674 more words

A Little Bit Of Me

Peru between the Sights

It was a dark restobar with a wobbly iron staircase, terracotta floor tiles and stacked Coca Cola crates.

Two old men were having a one-sided fight outside. 571 more words


The Inca Trail, Peru: Day 1

It’s a 6.00am start at the hotel in Cusco. I’ve managed to pack my bag with the correct weight (well a tiny bit over..) and filled my day pack with the essentials such as water, snacks, camera, first aid kit, poncho and jacket. 1,041 more words

Across The Border

Without Me - Journey In Peru

Before leaving the ‘Beautiful People’ of Patacancha, it was incumbent that I should purchase some items of their traditional craft. I had been gifted the experience of a bygone era, diminished now from my own culture. 813 more words


A travers la Cordillère des Andes - #15 : Ollantaytambo (Pérou)

Ollantaytambo est un endroit où on se sentait bien!

Après avoir passé trois semaines sur la route, après plusieurs nuits dans des endroits assez “basiques”, à plus de 4000 mètres d’altitude, après une traversée effrayante du lac Titicaca et après de si nombreuses heures passées dans des bus, … 680 more words