Trekking in the Andes (Part 3): Machu Picchu

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My five-day trip through the Andes culminated in Machu Picchu: a place lives up to, and even exceeds all the hype, and challenged me on many levels.

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Trekking the Andes (Pt 2): Huchuy Qosqo, and our Quechua “Mama”

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On day two of our trek in the Peruvian Andes, we perform a Peruvian ceremony, visit the ancient Huchuy Qosqo, and meet our Quechua “Mama” who adopts us.

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Trekking the Andes: Birthing Llamas, Abandoned Villages, and Rain

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Miguel wandered into my life as magically as Peru did. Little did I know that a week later, we’d be on the journey of (my) lifetime, trekking in the Andes.

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Blessed in a Peruvian Despacho Ceremony

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I’m linking into some amazing and authentic Peruvian shamanistic ceremonies. My first – and most common in Peruvian culture, was that of the despacho.

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Smartphone Camera Showdown, Part 3: Nokia Lumia 1020 vs Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom

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In this Smartphone Camera Showdown, I compare the Nokia Lumia 1020 and Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom head-to-head to determine the best smartphone camera combo.

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Smartphone Camera Showdown, Part 2: Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom

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In this instalment of the Smartphone Camera Showdown, I review the Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom, in an effort to find the perfect smartphone/camera combination.

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Smartphone Camera Showdown, Part 1: Nokia Lumia 1020

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I’m reviewing the Nokia Lumia 1020 for its suitability as good smartphone, AND a good enough camera to get rid of my “real” camera.

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The Day I Was Dumped Via Instant Message

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Here’s the story of how I was dumped via instant message, what this instant message culture means in the grander scheme of things, and what’s next for me.

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25 Smartphone Apps for Full-Time Travel: 2014 Edition

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Here is the full monty of smartphone apps that I use in the course of full-time travel.

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