Month: February 2018

Copacabana and La Paz:  Gateway to Bolivia

Copacabana Bolivia wasn’t really on my radar when I originally began planning my trip.  However, Bolivia’s unique geography, coupled with its isolation from international development, made for one of the most fascinating visits on my already […]

Uyuni: Magical Desert of Shifting Perspective

Magical perspectives in a white salt desert! I’ll be honest – I originally had no desire to go to the Uyuni Salt Flats in Bolivia.  My friend Val insisted that we go, but I couldn’t […]

Peru – Lake Titicaca

Guide to Lake Titicaca Just saying the name Lake Titicaca out loud is enough to bring a smile to your face.  Don’t worry – Spanish speakers find the name a little ridiculous themselves, and many […]

Machu Picchu

Machu Picchu… just a whisper of its name brings to mind an ancient lost city in the mountainous jungle that slept for centuries under vine cover, waiting patiently to be rediscovered.  Indiana Jones, eat your heart out!  It seems only befitting that this archaeological treasure trove be approached in the traditional way, on foot via the Inca Trail – a 4-day trek at altitude through steep terrain, where you feel just like the ancient Incas must have felt when they finally broke through the jungle after such a long walk to find a shining city on a hill.

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