South America





The Huffington Post Travel Blog: That Time I Lived on a Floating Grass Island With a Quechua Family


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Huffington Post Arts & Culture: How I Became a Modern Day Treasure Hunter


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Huffington Post Travel: 8 Things Pablo Escobar didn’t want you to know about Colombia


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Ashley and Andrew Wedding in Punta Mita Mexico





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NOVICA/National Geographic Catalog Shoot in Barranco- Lima, Peru





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Flying over the Ancient Nasca Lines- Peru


When we first arrived at the little airport in Nasca to fly over the Infamous Nasca Lines, I met a shaman named Apu-Yaku which translates in Quechua to Mountain-Water. The Nazca lines are geoglyphs and geometric line clearings in the Peruvian desert. They were made by the Nazca people, who flourished between 200 BC and 600 […]




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Manuel Illich, posing for the NOVICA/National Geographic Catalog Shoot in Barranco- Lima, Peru


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El Pueblo de Llachon in Lake Titicaca, Peru


On our way from Juliaca airport to Puno, the main city on Lake Titicaca, we decided to detour to visit the Great Cemetery of Hatum Colla – the Tombs of Sillustani.  This is a woman tending to her sheep along the roadside. We stopped to say hello to a local woman and she let us […]




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Paracas Reserve and Huacachina Sand Dunes in Peru


It was 6am and chilly when we boarded our boat to go see the islands of Paracas, a protected marine reserve. All of the colorful fishing boats and pelicans were out in full force. The limestone rocks were a deep orange which contrasted with the bird guano everywhere. The locals actually collect and sell the […]




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