With a little over 2 weeks before I leave for my 2013 Peruvian Adventures, I worked a bit more on my trip over the weekend. I have all my lodgings confirmed, at least one of the two days entrance tickets to Machu Picchu purchased (still haven’t been able to successfully purchase the tickets for the […]
Over the weekend I read a cool book called “Cusco Calls” by Robert Karp which is more about a journey of enlightenment rather than about Peru, but it was an interesting book and I couldn’t put it down until I finished it. In his book, Robert Karp mentions a book called “The Celestine Prophecy” by […]
Last year, I traveled to South America for the first time and I can still remember how nervous I was during my trip planning. I had never been to South America before, I speak only a little bit of Spanish and then during my trip planning I had read several reports from a few travel […]
So now that my Camino de Santiago has been postponed to September 2014, now what! And I was so ready to hit the Camino trail. I even purchased my pack and everything. I even decided what special token I was going to leave at the Cruz de Ferro. Of course, I had to make a […]
Spent several minutes on Kayak to check out flights and prices to see how many sack lunches I need to bring to work in order to save up for my next trip. Honestly, I had no idea that traveling to Africa would take 24 hours (not including layover times). Dang! I may have to rethink […]
I have not forgotten about my dreams to see Machu Picchu. Can this be the year!
Do you get pre-trip jitters? If not, you’re a far better traveler than I. I am now a little more than 5 weeks away from my first South America Adventures and although I’ve done a lot of preparation work, I don’t feel ready. And it is this lack of confidence that gives me these “valley” […]
I found this video on my Google+ stream and loved it!