Machu Picchu. Ain’t she beautiful? We only woke up at 4:30am to get moving and then got in line around 5:30/6ish. You can’t start the actually hike until sun rise. So we waited in line with others until we could start the final trek to sun gate. Another mystic morning made it almost impossible to… Read More Machu Picchu…at last
Unforgettable. That’s what you are. Unforgettable. though near or far. Day 3 was called the unforgettable and for good reason. It was typical monsoon weather in the morning. It made for a slippery hike on the trail. NBD. We were prepared. No major slips. I want to tell you the views were stunning but I… Read More Unforgettable Peru. That’s what you are.
Ok. That’s how it freaking felt. Day 2 was by far the hardest day on the trek. We woke up nice and early to hit the road with the crew. We were warned it was going to be rough. Yeah. That was an understatement. I thought I was tough. But this was the beginning of… Read More The time I spent 8 hours on a stairmaster
After all the fun in Cusco, it was time to hit the trails. Literally. We had to wake up around 5am to get ourselves ready and packed. There was only 4 of us total on the trek and a team of 10 porters. You carry your own day pack and the porters carry your other… Read More Will trek for happy hour
Hiking in Peru was hard. Like really hard. On one day it felt like being on stair master for 8 hours. I wanted to die. I wanted to jump from the side of the mountain. But let’s start from the beginning. Day 1 of adventure started in Cusco. . I arrived into Cusco on Monday… Read More Peru: Where altitude sickness isn’t a joke.
Hi! I just got back from Peru very late on Monday and this week at work has been crazy busy so I haven’t had time to do post on the trek. I’m going to do a day by day post on the trek itself over the weekend. But today I wanted to post a few… Read More Peru in pictures
I’m packing it up and getting ready to hit the road. Before I leave I thought it would be awesome to do a post on what to pack for this kind of trip. I’m spending almost 8 days in Peru and everything has to fit into my 35 Liter pack. Maybe I should have gone… Read More