It was the perfect retreat after being robbed. While we were devastated that our camera was stolen (all these photos are from my phone), at least we could lick our wounds in paradise. It didn’t hurt that we set up camp at a ridiculously tranquil lodge and spent hours walking and boating from dock to
dock, village to village, eating fresh mangoes, and listening to the
lucky enough to be on an overbooked flight to Orlando last Christmas and
our airline gave us two sets of free round trip tickets; hence,
Guatemala and now Peru!
you ever been to Peru? Any suggestions? It has been my lifelong goal to
visit Machu Picchu. And you can bet that I will be reading some of my
favorite poems from Pablo Neruda’s The Heights of Machu Picchu like the starry eyed former Literature major that I am.