Monthly Archives: May 2011

¨How I Spent My Summer¨ or ¨I am not ´motorcycle people´¨

I am not a fan of motorcycles. My bum is sore from spending 7+ hours on motorcycles every day. I pray for my life whenever a truck or car passes me, bumps nearly throw me off the bike (Richard isn’t … Continue reading

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Half day break – already quite needed!

I got to have a little break today. I woke up to be ready at 7am, but Richard told me that he’d had a problem finding a motorbike for us to rent for my time here. For the first two … Continue reading

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Pto Maldonado – Work Days 1&2

The last 2 days have been exhausting! Let’s just say working for an entire day is a lot tougher than I expected. My day 1: waking up in a foreign country, breakfast with your guide, hit the road by 8:15am, … Continue reading

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Arriving in Puerto Maldonado

I made it to Puerto Maldonado today! After a tasty breakfast at Sandi´s I headed to the airport, caught my flight very easily and headed to Puerto Maldonado. Saw this woman at the Lima Airport. She and her male companion … Continue reading

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Friday’s Top Five – Memorial Day Edition

Today’s Top Five are things for which I am grateful.  Perhaps I’ll do a Top Five things about me next time!  We’ll start with our reason for the three-day weekend: 1. American Servicemen and Women This weekend is Memorial Day … Continue reading

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70 Hours in Lima

Lima is great. I´ll always like Lima. Then again, I always like the people I´m with in Lima, so that helps. I stayed with Sandi and Steve, friends of my parents, and they took care of me.  This time we … Continue reading

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(Nearly) Wordless Wednesday (on Thursday)

Clearly, I’m terrible at following directions, since it’s Thursday and I’m actually writing some words here… Source: Doodle of Boredom @ http://doodleofboredom.com/

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