Cusco: Churches, Tourism Police & Food

This blog post is about my fifth day in Peru. Check out the other stuff I did while I was there: Urubamba Valley & Pisaq & Ollantaymbo, a day with a shaman, the Inca Trail and Machu Picchu & Wayna Picchu. Waking up in Cusco was especially nice because we were not rushed to get anywhere extremely early. […]

A Day with Machu Picchu & Wayna Picchu

This blog post is about my forth day in Peru. Check out the other days: Day 1, Day 2 and Day 3.   Despite being in such a great hotel, I barely slept. I spent the majority of the night tossing and turning (probably because I have having reoccurring nightmares about hiking to the Sun Gate), […]

Arrival to the Urubamba Valley

Dad and I left Los Angeles just a bit after midnight for Cusco, and so our trip to Peru began. On the flight I managed to sleep for 7 of the 8 hours we were in the air, which I was thankful for once we touched down. We were greeted in Lima (we took another […]