Machu Picchu was amazing. We did lots of hiking and took many photos, which I will share when I return to the states. Speaking of which, we begin our journey […]

At 11,000 feet, Cusco, Peru, takes some getting used to having spent five days at sea level at the Galapagos Islands. The islands were great. We saw many animals at […]

We safely arrived to Quito, Ecuador, after having an unexpected 12-hour diversion to Guayaquil, their largest city. We were unable to land in Quito (in the mountains) because of heavy […]

Thanks to Google Earth, I’m able to get a bird’s eye view of where I’m heading next week. Destinations include: Ecuador Quito (wikipedia | world66 | fordor | frommer | […]