The Machu Picchu experience

Amazing I have to tell you, after coming down from Wayna Picchu, I really felt sort of sad, because I really wanted to see more of Machu Picchu.  Joyce and I were pooped out from the hike or climb and well I thought that we were done, but lucky us, we had to walk back …

Can’t do it all by myself…

We all need a little help sometimes So this is a picture of my messy backyard, nice shot with George the loyal terrier.  More about him later.  As you can see, there is a nice “pergola” which is the proper name for this sun protection apparatus. Well, let’s have a little bit of background.  I …

So you want to climb Wayna Picchu? Are you sure? Just checking.

Wayna Picchu the Mountain Let’s talk about mountains. Wayna Picchu is a mountain. It is not a hill, nor a hike, it is a mountain climb. Talk about a challenge! For many, it is a challenge in their personal lives to hike this incredible experience and accomplish this mountain. For some, like myself and my …

Um, excuse me, can I just do my job?

Hey, I need to just assess my patient Coming on my 4th night shift, I am a little salty.  Sleep deprivation is at its highest and coffee is not hitting the high note, but I am beyond alert and oriented.  I have worked the night shift for almost 18 years and I know some of …

The unequivocal Machu Picchu

So you think you can just hike Machu Picchu Well, I am sure you can, but let’s be clear, this is not your average hike.  Not really sure if this is a hike, I like to call it a mountain climb, I mean after all Machu Picchu means “old mountain”.  Let me just off by saying …