Simplicity in the Yucatán

Simplicity in the Yucatán

UAYMA This is Uayma, Mexico. In January 2018, I spent two weeks here on a meditation retreat.  The crowds and parties in Cancun were only three hours by car away, but this place was such a peaceful, simple pueblo where time seemed to stand...
Authentic Peru: The Santa Cruz Trek

Authentic Peru: The Santa Cruz Trek

I gasp for oxygen in the thin air. Kneeling next to me, a fellow hiker from Italy, Andrea, passes me his homemade granola. I take some with gratitude, and we motivate each other to keep going. As I stand up, the world around me spins out of control. Altitude sickness...