Monthly archives: November, 2016

Day 8 & 9- fun in Ollantaytambo

Moving day- day 8 was the day where we moved from the hostel we had spent the previous few at to our new one in Ollantaytambo.    Due to the 30 minute drive and change of location the beginning of the day was pretty chill. As in we settled into our hotel, explored the town…



Day 6 &7- last days of Urubamba

Following the sleepover in Misnimay we were awoken at the beautiful time of 5.30am to a radio broadcast aired loudly throughout the community. We had spent the night tucked away in a warm and cozy upstairs room- weighed down by heavy blankets to keep the cold at bay- and woke up to not only the…



Peru day 4 and 5 (because it’s hard to keep up with 2 of us)

For there only being two of us here, it seems to be hard to keep the blog updated!    Day 4 was spent working back in Misminay and discovering new talents. Yieber, Jess, and I spent more time working on the greenhouses, as well as helping out with a few more things around the community….



Day 3 – Working Day 1

So today we began our work in Misnimay- helping fix greenhouses for the community there. While we didn’t need to build the foundation structures of the greenhouses we still managed to do a full day’s work. The first half was spent shoveling dirt in order to prevent grass from getting into the greenhouses- and while…



Day Two Traveling from Cusco to Urubamba

Emmelyn here! After Jess and I started to try and overcome altitude sickness we headed out for a short adventure in Cusco. We trucked up through the city to a get a look from above (with quite a few stops along the way). After walking around for a bit we started our journey to the…



Welcome to Peru!

Hello to everyone all around the world, this is Yieber the local ROV team leader in Peru. I am with 02 participants (01 from USA and 01 from Australia so I have fun with their accent and my Peruvian accent) who arrive to Peru to help with life style of our Misminay families. Today after…



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