Peru Vaccinations and Medical Checklist

Exploring the ancient streets of Cusco, trekking the Inca or Lares Trails, taking in the sight of Machu Picchu for the first time–these are all magical moments. If you’re planning a trip to Peru, you’re truly lucky. Most people don’t get to...

The 7 Peruvian Drinks You Can’t Miss on Your Trip

Just like Peru is a land of diverse and delicious cuisines, the country also has a wide variety of characteristic beverages for you to try during your trip! From the official national cocktail to ancient indigenous concoctions to burgeoning craft beer scenes in Lima...

Stay Out: Washington DC

STAY OUT!  DO NOT ENTER!  This is the feeling I got  when I  popped into Washington DC for a day while I was in Virginia for two weeks. I hadn’t been there in a while. In the mid 1970’s I had occasion to do research in the Library of Congress and the National Archives...

Travel Indoors

If you are in the Northern Hemisphere this time of year you are most likely experiencing cold, rainy, icy and snowy weather. It won’t be long now before some of us get “cabin fever,” that irresistible urge to break out of the house to somewhere, anywhere, just to get...