Foodie Friday- The Enjoyment of Mate

I first heard of Mate traveling in Guatemala on my semester abroad from college. I didn’t try it but I did remember it and when I saw it again, and had the opportunity again, chose not to try it again. I figured that since I was going to Brazil, Argentina, and Chile I should wait [...]

15 Hours in Uruguay

0530 – Wake up after 4 hours of sleep on a rather comfortable bus to discover that even though it is dark out, we’re at the border and since we went cheap and only paid for bus fare to the border, its time to get up and get out. 0532 – Handed our passports, stamped [...]

Galaxia Expeditions (Huaraz, Peru)

Llangaduco- Santa Cruz 4d/3n This is an incredible trek. Although the hike goes through a pass at almost 4800m, it is a relatively easy trek, with the last two days being down hill. The trek could be easily compressed into three days or two long days. That being said, we lacked the necessary camping equipment [...]