I climbed Huayna Potosí so that you wouldn’t have to

I had been in Bolivia for about 3 days when I decided to go look for an agency to summit Huayna Potosí with. Credited as one of “the easiest 6000 meter mountains to climb”, it really sounds alluring. One of my friends has done it, and she described it as the best and worst thing…

Following the footsteps of the Incas

Spring has sprung or, on this side of the equator, autumn has come. Regardless of season, my feet are still wandering the land of Peru.  The road from Huaraz took me to Lima, the busting capital. Here I spent a few days wandering around the historic center, admiring the pristine cleanliness of Miraflores, and spenting…