From the peaks to the water January 23rd 2008 Having had an amazing time trekking through the high Andes of central Peru, Christy, Kent and I set off from Cusco on phase II of our joint travels - eastbound to Lake Titicaca and the high altitude Peruvian altiplano.
As expected, the bus ride was a cultural experience in it's own right as we passed through several highland villages and towns unlike any I'd seen. Despite the paved (albeit bu ... read more
South America » Peru » Puno » Lake Titicaca 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