Americas

{Peru} El Maizal to Yanama

We woke up at El Maizal to find ourselves on a terrace, surrounded on three sides by mountains across deep valleys. Since we arrived in the dark we didn’t know exactly what to expect; we weren’t disappointed. El Maizal is…

{Peru} Choquequirao to El Maizal

First off, Henry said I should tell you how to pronounce “Choquequirao.” It took me a little practice–the quechua words are tricky. Show-kay-ca-row (that “row” rhymes with “cow.”) I don’t know if that helps, but there you go. It seemed…

Yellowstone Campground Review

Need help planning your Yellowstone vacation? I offer Trip Reports, Vacation Coaching, and Itineraries/Guidebooks on my other site: YellowstoneTrips.com. This is part of a multi-blog series of campground reviews. After reading my Yellowstone campground review, you can click through others…

{Peru} Cuzco

Me in Peru I’m back from Peru, and it was great. The ruins were otherworldly, the mountains were steep and lush, and the new friendships are timeless. As you know, I take a lot of photos, but I am restricting…