So I wake up at 3am local time feeling a lot better. I'm ravenous so I find my snack bag and eat some food. I've still got a cup of the coca leaf tea that the hostel has available 24hrs in reception from last night. You put ten leaves in boiling water. Its supposed to help with the altitude sickness, and as long as theres a large amount of sugar in it I'll try anything! I sip it and realise I'm gonna be ok which is a huge relief. I've got hours till I need to be ...
The Hill and Matchu Picchu
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So the day is finally here! I booked this trip 9 months ago in Janaury and I've been training throughout summer to be ready. I even learnt how to ride a bike again! Big thanks to my brother Graham, Jenny and Helena for helping me with that! I also raised some money for 5 charities: WWF, NSPCC, AGE UK, ST MUNGOS, MIND. I've packed, repacked and questioned everything I'm taking on this trip as I'm aware I will have to carry most of it all the time. There aren't any...