Inca Trail Day 2 – You Will Never Be Closer to the Top of Dead Woman’s Pass

We were awake before the porters shook our tent, and we unzipped the door to accept hot coca tea in a tin mug from the man in red, spiderman pants. Both of us were surprised we hadn't slept much considering we were exhausted. Now, we had about thirty minutes to get dressed, pack everything and …

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Inca Trail Day 1 – What Did We Sign Up For?

"I can't believe I thought I could enjoy this," is all I can think as my heavy breathing echoes in my ears. We have been on the Inca Trail for over six hours now and awake for twelve. Our bus left the square at Cusco at 4:30am this morning and we set foot on the …

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Peru Proves Much More Than the Journey to Machu Picchu for Us Tres Chicas

16 days, 5 flights, 8 towns explored, 46 km hiked and 3 mountain passes climbed, unknown pounds of ceviche, potatoes and pisco sours consumed and countless breathtaking moments. There isn’t much I would change about our recent adventure in Peru. Touring the Sacred Valley, immersing ourselves in the culture of the Uros Floating Islands, relaxing …

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Finding my sisters (and myself) on the road

If you've never ridden a motorcycle before, chances are you have a certain image of "who" rides motorcycles. And chances are, you don't think grandmother of twelve, yoga instructor or jewelry designer. Those are exactly the women who I met last weekend riding with the WindSisters. And while we may not look like the typical …

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Making the Most of Your Trip to the Bruce Peninsula

I love to write about Bruce County and share the beautiful region I am blessed to call home. With thousands of visitors now flocking to "the Bruce" annually, you don’t need to read my blog to read about Ontario’s not-so-hidden tourist gem, the Grotto. At least once a week, I see photos of the shimmering …

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