Monthly Archives: August 2012

Bits and Pieces: Connecting with the locals

The most common interaction I had with craft vendors in Cusco went something like this: “Excuse me miss? Miss you buy from me?” “No thank you.” “Miss, miss, why not, you buy from me?” “It’s very nice, but no, thank … Continue reading

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Culture Shock

This never happened to me when I left my country.  In places I had never walked, breathing air I had not before tasted, where everything was new I somehow never felt out of place.  Now here I am, back on … Continue reading

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