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Getting ready for Machu Picchu

By on November 10, 2017

Machu Picchu Re-Post
Today we are preparing for our next big adventure, Machu Picchu. My husband, Jeff and I are on our way to Peru tomorrow to climb the Inka Trail. The trail goes so high we have to take anti altitude medicine.
Machu Picchu here we come!
Our adventure begins with…

Cusco, Peru


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Peru: Arriving in Cusco Before Hiking the Inka Trail!

By on July 7, 2017

Arriving in Cusco, Peru was exciting and hectic so, much as we said before, we didn’t make many notes.  I have some photos and memories of the first night in Cusco before our friends from Australia showed up.


flooding in Huachipa district


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The Flooding and Mudslides in Peru

By on April 5, 2017

We are saddened by the recent reports of flooding in Peru and other parts of South America.  A localized El Niño effect caused by a sudden warming of waters off the coast has unleashed downpours. In one report it claims to be 50 degrees warmer than normal.  Some of these…

Peru Lama


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Peru: Ollantaytambo in the Sacred Valley

By on March 30, 2017

After our visit to Písac, the next stop was Ollantaytambo, another village in the Urubamba Valley on the way to Machu Picchu. The village is at the foot of the ruins that has an important Inca temple. We, unfortunately, didn’t get a chance to explore the village beyond the…

Pisac in the Sacred Valley Peru


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Peru: Pisac in the Sacred Valley

By on February 4, 2017

Once we had toured Cusco we knew we had to see more of the area. SAS tours offered a Sacred Valley tour so we jumped at the chance.  Písac was the first stop of the tour.
Sacred Valley
We got up early on our third day and set off for the…

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