A step back in time: Cusco and the high road to Machu Picchu January 14th 2008 What an experience...
Hard to recap so many days of activity and discovery, but I'll try to give you a glimpse:
From Cusco we joined our guide Edison and other Mayuc staff (highly recommended tour operators) and made a 3.5 hour drive through high farm lands and small villages to the starting point of the famous Inca trail at kilometer 82 in the grandiose Sacred Valley of the Incas. The drive ... read more
South America » Peru » Cusco » Inca Trail Ancient Peru was the seat of several prominent Andean civilizations, most notably that of the Incas whose empire was captured by the Spanish conquistadors in 1533. Peruvian independence was declared in 1821, and remaining Spanish forces defeated in 1... ... read more
I am on a meandering spirit quest, learning and growing with each step. My home state of Colorado is beautiful and captivating in it's own right, but my insatiable wanderlust has not allowed me to sink roots just yet. I am still young, enthusiastic, passionate about exploration and at times overzealous. I prefer the less beaten path to the daily commute.
As my world view expands and curiosity grows, I keep finding new places to explore and making great friends along the way. At 26 years old, I still have plenty of time for adventure and am in no particular rush to find a 9 to 5. The mind, on... full info