Journeys way off the beaten path, and the power of everyday people.

Miracle on high

For those of you who know me well enough, you know it's an impossibilty but it happened: I did not pee for 7.5 hours while I was exploring Machu Picchu. I did not want to walk to the gate, get out, and ruin the vibe. A miracle! (I also came home…

Cusco

In Cusco. Altitude sickness is kicking me on the teeth. Very very very sick. I sweat through my bedding. Did not sleep. Got up to pee and could barely walk my head hurt so bad. I need to try to walk to the pharmacy. And I need to be done today bec…