Sports Day in Peru

At 11 am, locals started coming for the sports tournament. It was so warm that I tried to stay in the shade of the banana trees (never thought I’d say that) and it was still hot. A group of us Americans formed a volleyball team to play the locals. Alicia made a delicious lunch of…

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…