Backpacker’s Journal – Peru (Salkantay Trek) – Volume #2

It was around 530am and we were waiting patiently in the lobby of our hostel in Cusco, Peru.  As we saw the bright lights of a van lighten up the dark alleyway at the front entrance we threw our backpacks on and headed out into… Read More

Backpacker’s Journal – Myanmar (Burma) – Volume #1

Knowing very little about the country, I came across a photo of Myanmar’s ancient city Bagan.  Bagan is a small city that contains roughly 10,000 Buddhist temples, pagodas and monasteries.  After becoming fascinated with the history, culture, and the lack of information available on the… Read More