The Amazon

On Monday we left from our hotel around 6am to head for the Cusco airport to catch our plane to Puerto Maldonado…the home of the rainforest.  We said good-bye to our new friends at Jorge’s hotel and off we flew. We arrived in Puerto…

Inca Trail Day 3 and 4

Day 3 Barely able to get up because our knees hurt so bad from all of our uphill climbing the day before, we were up at 5:30 am and on the trail by 7am.  This day was only slightly easier than Day 2 being…

Inca Trail Day 1 and 2

Day 1 For those of you who have been waiting patiently for the blog, I apologize for it being a few days late.  We had no internet connection on the trail (obviously) and during our day in Aquas Calientes after the trail the internet…

The Cosmic Agenda

Do you remember yesterday when I said we are following the “Cosmic Agenda” rather than our own?  Well…. First off, Carol S. decided after a long day yesterday that she was not being called to do the Inca Trail with us so her and…

The Birthing Process

Being in Peru is like giving birth.  For those of you who cannot relate to the process of giving birth, it is joyful in the beginning, challenges arise in the middle as the baby is growing, the birthing process pushes you to your limit…

Let Your Sun Shine

We started our day out extremely early after only getting about 4 hours of sleep.  Upon arriving at the Cusco airport, we were surprised and thrilled to be greeted by Jorge Luis himself!  On the bus ride to our hotel, he already had the…

Fly Far Away

Day 1 of our journey began at the Philadelphia Airport around 10:30am.  Although we all arrived around different times, we found each other fairly effortlessly.  It is always interesting when you get a group of women together to travel across the globe to watch…