CATEGORY

PERU: Cusco

6 Dec | Via D'Agostino | No Comments

The Salkantay Trek

89 Days a Wanderer: The Bonus Round November 10-13, 2018 While in Perú I hiked to Choquequirao and around Ausangate, but this was my first time doing anything more than a day trip with a guide. Having flown solo so many other times I was positive I could make it without a group, but Mom …

READ MORE

5 Dec | Via D'Agostino | One Comment

The End Is Nigh

89 Days a Wanderer: Days 88 and 89 November 8-9, 2018 With the number of classes I had left dwindling into the single digits, my Quechua professor had a family emergency. Every day that I spent in Cusco brought the arrival of my mom and the beginning of the next adventure drawing closer, until, at long …

READ MORE

29 Nov | Via D'Agostino | No Comments

Up, Up, and Ausangate

89 Days a Wanderer: Days 80-83 October 31-November 3, 2018 El Día de los Muertos is a big deal here, and so there were no classes on November 1st or 2nd, giving us all a four-day weekend (although we made up for it with extended class times for the preceding two weeks). I learned about …

READ MORE

30 Oct | Via D'Agostino | No Comments

Making a Splash

89 Days a Wanderer: Day 69 October 20, 2018 Today was almost a disaster, but it ended up working out just fine. I was up bright and early for my half-day tour, and I made more pasta for lunch. I figured I’d have time to eat after the tour, but I brought it just in …

READ MORE

30 Oct | Via D'Agostino | No Comments

A Taste of Egypt

89 Days a Wanderer: Day 68 October 19, 2018 According to my host family (after the fact), Trujillo is a pretty dangerous city. However, once I was ensconced in the ruins, nobody bothered me. Maybe it’s because I was part of a tour group, but I felt safe wandering about that day. We crammed into …

READ MORE

30 Oct | Via D'Agostino | No Comments

Ditch Day #2

89 Days a Wanderer: Day 67 October 18, 2018 When you think about it, the fact that I’ve done so much in so little time and only missed one of school is kind of impressive. In the States I have obnoxiously perfect attendance (even when I’m sick and shouldn’t risk other people’s health by going …

READ MORE

BY MONTH

ATHENA STUDY ABROAD

  •   169 Main Street
    Greenville, PA 16125

  •    Call: 866-922-7623

  •    Mail: info@athenaabroad.com

    

ATHENA BUZZ

40 Under 40 Award Quickbooks Intuit Small Business Award

ATHENA INVOLVEMENT

CONTACT US

Athena Study Abroad • Big World. Made Smaller. © Copyright 2005 - 2019

//