I finally conquered my fear and ‘travelled’ on my own! Well… sort of… I travelled on my own from Toronto to the SFO airport ha! At the airport I was met by a friend (who I’ll refer to as Janet) 🙂 It was still a milestone for me, and just as I predicted, I got … Continue reading I Left my Heart in San Francisco
Usually, when people decide to hike to Machu Picchu, they take the well-known, Inca trail. Did you know that you had to obtain a permit before being able to hike this trail? You have to book these permits months in advance because they only allow 500 people per day to be on the trail (this … Continue reading Trek to Machu Picchu!
Last month, I had the opportunity to visit Cuzco in Peru. This was the meeting point for our trek to Machu Picchu. We were advised to come to Cuzco at least 2 days before the start of the trek so that we could get used to the altitude. I basically had no idea about the … Continue reading Cuzco, Peru
Last year I traveled to Sri Lanka, and it was one of my best trips ever. I was so amazed at how beautiful the country was. For those who may not know where Sri Lanka is, it’s the tear shaped island just below India. I went when I was 8 and 14, but those vacations … Continue reading Sri Lanka