Lima II

Our second day in Lima started off with a bit of ancient adventure; after a lazy morning getting ready, we were out the door of our wonderful host’s apartment looking…

Yellow Fever

T-Minus four days until Peru. And what an insanely busy two months it was leading up to this trip.  I can barely contain my excitement at the thought of this…

Places to visit in 2011

Spanning five continents and the creative imaginations of some of your favorite Go Girl writers, here a list of place we would like to visit this year (any of your…

How to Holiday Overseas

Sorry Anglophiles, this post is not about vacationing in a different country, but how to celebrate your cultural traditions while abroad.  This year has brought about a lot of changes…

Welcome to the Jungle (Part 2)

This story is a continuation from last week’s ‘Welcome to the Jungle (Part 1).’ After hours of zooming up and down lush, green mountains, we found ourselves in the jungle…

Welcome to the Jungle (Part 1)

The following story is a flashback to when I worked with the NGO ProWorld in 2008, an organization that sends volunteers (usually American college students) to impoverished indigenous communities, where…