Monthly archives: June, 2015

Day 1 in Cuzco

Today we arrived in Cuzco, all very tired but very excited for our South American adventure! After having a rest, Yeiber took us around Cuzco, and we had lunch at the world´s highest Irish pub. We went to the markets and tried some Peruvian fruits, Peruvian perfumes and bought some really big bread. We watched…



Thanks To Reach Out Volunteers !!!

I want to say thank you for all those parents and friends who have followed the blogs (and especially those that commented along the way!). I hope you have enjoyed reading the blog as much as I have enjoyed sharing it with you. If you would like to continue to support the projects that Reach…



River Rafting and Last Supper Day 13

Today, we went white-water rafting! We were picked up from the hostel at 9 am and after a couple hours or so of driving, we arrived at River Urubamaba (Wilcamayu in Quechua). Out of the classes, or levels of difficulty, that were available (1-4), we did class 3. In total, there are 6 classes, with…



Animal Conservatory Day: day 12

Instead of eating the typical bread and jam breakfast, we decided to mix it up and go to a local restaurant. The restaurant was called “The Meeting Place,” which was mainly a charity organization. Most of us got waffles. I got a waffle with bananas and chocolate syrup (who needs syrup?) and probably the best…



Our day 2 in Machupicchu and back to Cusco!!! Day 11

Today we woke up in Machu Picchu Town. We got on the bus and took it up to Machu Picchu since we spent the first day hiking the Sun Gate, we spent today hiking around the ruins. Yieber told us the history of the great ruins, while we distractedly looked for llamas. Machu Picchu was…



Ollantaytambo – Sun gate – Machupicchu!!! day 10

After being in Machu Picchu for only a couple of minutes we each managed to fill or phones up with too many pictures. Although many of us have seen pictures and post cards of Machu Picchu, seeing it in person is a totally different experience. There are so many ruins to explore and so much…



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