Whistles as sharp as a soprano direct vehicles that dart from treacherously narrow cobblestone roads. There’s screeching of breaks and hammering of horns, but our driver from Sam Travel Peru is undeterred. After all, it’s […]
The air seemed fresher and cooler this morning as the wake-up call came just after 4 a.m., but I felt liveliness like never before at this time. Today my childhood dream would finally come true. […]
Children flash shimmering snow-capped teeth upon our arrival and come running to see what we bring. It’s one of the most isolated indigenous communities in Peru, which only sees a trickle of tourists pass through its […]
It’s been my childhood dream since I was 12 and I’m finally here, Peru. The feeling is surreal. There’s hustle and bustle as Terry and I clamour outside the airport with our luggage and into […]
Travel has filled my life with stories, while opening my eyes, mind, and heart.
Survivors often look back and see omens or messages that they missed. The household clock that stopped ticking, an iconic movie about sinking and saying “goodbye,” the dying of plants as winter approached, an anxiety […]
Tomorrow I turn 31 and it’s nipping at my heels like a rabid wolverine, so pardon the philosophical self-reflection but it seems as I step firmly into adulthood a certain amount of deep thinking is […]