Florida Del Inca Hotel
Travel Blogs from Cusco
important words phrases:
muderte ( I had to move for the 3rd time)
que lindo! (how cute! an expression)
Its finally happening! I can finally give my time to the greater good of the Peruvian children! By that I mean that after some complications being sorted out I have finally began volunteering. One day last week my adviser Cristian, the other two CIS study abroad girls, and I sat down to hash details about some options for volunteering. CIS decided to ...
... another backpack because we have a feeling we will need two on our hike. At 7pm we had our meeting about the inca trail and it seems better than we had thought. They give you plenty of time to rest and you can take things at your own pace if you need. After the meeting we went to go pack and that was not as expected. We are only allowed 6kg for the porters and our mattress and sleeping bag take up 3kg! When ...
It's 0330, "buenos dias senoritas" is spoken by a local Andes man, the sky is pitch black, the air cooler than 6 hours prior, the smiles on our faces - non existent. Breakfast awaiting us at a sharp 0400, pancake like crepes on platters, selection of teas in front of us, yet sleep creases remain intact. Each of our headlamps blinding the person sitting across, all while the chaskis roll up our tents and sleeping equipment one final time. By 0430 the sacks were on their backs ...
... there was hangers big red chilly tree jack fruit tree. I am glad we paid 10 sols to take taxi to hot spring. Wow it's so nice hot spring. I spent more than one hr inside. And it helps so much with my period. I did t have pain at all afterwards. It's a nice day to hike with ...
... main road 200 yards from the familiar junction.
Not only do these buses come and go as they please, I discovered today, they don't seem to have a set route either and I don't just mean yesterday's little diversion. Yesterday's little diversion round the block was extended by almost 20 minutes today: we travelled through narrow, dusty residential streets and seemed to be climbing. I wondered if we were going cross country to the end station and I ...
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