We got up Saturday morning filled with anticipation.  Today we were going to be horseback riding for the day in the mountains around Urubamba.  After a wonderfully fresh breakfast with jam, eggs, and produce directly from the grounds of the hotel, we were picked up at 8am by our guide.  The drive to the ranch was about an hour and mostly consisted of following the river along the valley floor passing small… Read More

Friday after finishing up at our project Carrie and I headed to Urubamba.  Because she had asked earlier at the Maximo office where we to find the buses that we needed we headed straight for the bus terminal.  When we got there, It turned out it was not actually a terminal, but rather a kind of courtyard with an assortment of vehicles stacked up waiting for passengers.  Traditional busses, mini-vans of various… Read More