Prison Time: My experience at a Peruvian Prison

Everything was checked. We weren’t allowed to take in our phones or any electronic devices. The lady even flipped through my book I had with me. She gave me a pat down and checked my waist band and yelled something at me in Spanish that I didn’t understand. I had to get my arm stamped at two different locations and…

7 things you need to know before going to Machu Picchu

I absolutely loved my time at Machu Picchu. A group of 12 of us from America, spent the day walking around the ruins and three of us hiked up SunGate Trail. Here are 7 tips I learned while I was there. 1. Machu Picchu’s entrance is limited each day. Machu Picchu has a restriction on…

Blind Faith: Jess

Jess, a 62-year-old blind woman, shared her story with me on the way to the store…

Donkeys and more beaches in St. John’s

St. John is an adorable little island that is mostly national parks. (Jost Van Dyke was yesterday). St. John’s island has one ‘town’ that has really nice shops and restaurants. The entire island had no power when we first got there. I was able to call home since we were back in US territory. We walked around…

Ane-gada see more…

Yesterday we barely made the ferry for Virgin Gorda and yet again this morning, we barely made the ferry. And when we arrived to Anegada, we decided to rent scooters for the day (which was the best decision yet.) I had never driven a scooter before but it reminded me of a 4-wheeler so I…