SUMMARY: Hilarious contributed story of gringo visiting Machu Picchu. With pictures.
SUMMARY: Two of the more interesting incidents of public urination in Peru described.
SUMMARY: The combis, Peruvian buses, struck in Arequipa, stopping life as we know it.
SUMMARY: I knock a Peruvian dude out, then make out with an old barfly.
SUMMARY: Discussing the domestic servant industry in Arequipa, Peru.
SUMMARY: I climb El Misti, the 5800 m (19,100 ft) volcano and highest point in Arequipa, Peru.With a sprained ankle!
SUMMARY: I get a good dose of hazing in Peru courtesy of my basketball teammates, which is described in humiliating detail.
SUMMARY: I describe my trip to Colca Canyon with pictures at the end.
SUMMARY: Some ugly details of Peru’s human rights record.
SUMMARY: How I lost 35 lbs in 3 months since moving to Peru.
SUMMARY: My first earthquake in Arequipa.
SUMMARY: My new basketball team, improving Spanish, and the protest / civil unrest dimension of Arequipa, Peru.
SUMMARY: Thoughts about economics and starting a business down here.
SUMMARY: Another round of miscellaneous oddities to a gringo in Peru.