Monthly Archives: October 2005

To Be Sick or Not? That Is the Question.

I was abruptly awakened by the bus attendant at 5:30 AM. I groggily put on my boots and scurried off the bus.  I had arrived in Nazca, Peru.  I was the only one to get off the bus destined for Lima.  The town … Continue reading

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Voluntary Starvation: A Night with the Amantanis

It wasn’t enough that I had roughed it for several days hiking the Inca Trail – persevering through a head cold, high altitude, sleep deprivation, and a badly bruised arm from a fall I took on the Inca Trail (Well, okay.  … Continue reading

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