After the Inca Trail and Machu Picchu, my brother Alex, our new friend from the Inca Trail, Tsvetomira, and I had six weeks of adventures together through Peru and Ecuador that included hiking the second highest canyon in the world, hiking a 19,000 ft volcano, sandboarding down giant sand dunes, partying in awesome hostels on […]


Touring Machu Picchu

by Dan Fey on July 11, 2012

This post is a continuation of The Inca Trail to Machu Picchu, click here to read the first post. Just the same as the last three days, my parents, brother, Tsvetomira, and I were hiking on the Inca Trail in search of Machu Picchu.  Today was our last day, and we knew we were close […]


For me, hiking the Inca Trail for four days with my mom Sandy, dad Michael, and brother Alex followed by a spectacular experience at Machu Pichhu was the highlight of my three months in South America. Machu Picchu lived up to all of the amazing things I heard about it before seeing it for myself. […]