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Teaming up with my brother has been pretty great! Nathan, my cinematographer brother, came all the way to Peru to film the Andean-cock-of-the-rock and their mating display. 237 palabras más


Public Viewing am "Ende der Welt"

Immer wieder werde ich während meiner Reisen (aber auch danach, in Deutschland) danach gefragt, was ich, eine Deutsche, denn am “Ende der Welt” verloren hätte. Ich finde diesen Begriff ziemlich spannend, verbildlicht er doch so viel: Die Vorstellung, dass der eigene Lebensmittelpunkt eben auch Mittelpunkt der Welt sein muss. 487 palabras más


Mashed Potatoes Saved my Life: An Alternative Route to Machu Picchu

When my sister and I began planning our trip to South America, we each had one bucket list accomplishment for the continent. Alice’s was Copacabana and mine was to do an Inca trail trek to Machu Picchu. 2.499 palabras más

Non-Fictitiously Hilary

Visiting Machu Picchu: Tips, Pics, and Why it is Everything You Hope It Will Be

It is my dream to visit all 7 Wonders of the World. Well, 8 Wonders if you count the Great Pyramids. In 2007 I saw the Roman Colosseum, in 2 months I will see Chichén Itzá, but just a few days ago I crossed Machu Picchu off of my bucket list . 1.316 palabras más

Arequipa Living

For the last 5 months I’ve taught and lived in beautiful Arequipa, the ‘white city’* of Peru. It’s over 2,300 meters above the sea, surrounded by volcanoes (not extinct, gulp) and steeped in history. 372 palabras más