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…

Travel Advisory: Yellow fever and kidnappings

I was looking for all the vaccines I would need before traveling to Peru along with all the warnings that come with traveling. Yellow fever. Typhoid. Hepatitis A. I’m not exactly sure what all of listed diseases were¬†but they weren’t near as intimidating as when I was warned about there being a “high risk of…

Next Stop: Peru

I’m going to Peru for the month of July!! Orphanages, prisons, rural jungle villages, and Machu Picchu…