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Passport Alert: I'm Going To Peru


There, I said it.

Come September 25 I will embark on a 10-day excursion to South America where I will eat, pray, and (hopefully) love my way through Cuzco, Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu, and Lima.

My gracious hosts at Magical Journey are providing some outstanding accommodations, and I couldn't be more grateful. After spending a night in the city of Cuzco, the historic capital of the Inca Empire, I will travel to Sacred Valley and spend six nights at a luxury retreat called Willka T'ika. This will be followed by two nights near the sacred ruins of Machu Picchu and then one night in the metropolis of Lima (I'll have 20 hours to kill there before hopping on my flight back to Los Angeles).

Many thanks also go out to The Westin Lima Hotel and LAN Airlines for their generous support during my trip.


Needless to say, I am beyond thrilled by this amazing travel opportunity. That said, please excuse the Instagram pictures and Facebook posts that will inevitably fill up your news feeds a month from now. It's safe to say the Japanese tourist in me will be more than a little camera-happy once I get off that plane and begin what will surely be an unforgettable journey.

@TheFirstEcho

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