Magical Machu Picchu

A trip to Peru is not complete without a visit to Machu Picchu. There is no better feeling than to sit up on the agricultural steps and look down at this ancient Incan city.

Take the half hour bus ride from Aguas Calientas , a town built specifically for tourism. You can also buy your ticket at the same time you purchase the bus ticket. However, be warned, get there early as the line for the buses literally winds ups the street. Continue reading “Magical Machu Picchu”

Roman Summer

Another trip down memory lane from my visit to Rome.  I was walking passed the Pantheon one morning  and came across this busker.  Even though it was quite warm, did not prevent her performance.  As I stood listening it confirmed again for me the people we meet during our travels make travel even more enriching. Continue reading “Roman Summer”