Chesapeake Semester students armed with water bottles and headlamps woke up at 3:30 a.m. to hike up to Machu Picchu to get the limited access passes to Wanya Picchu, the sacred peak above Machu Picchu.
Elle O’Brien ’12, “Mike, you have to look at it as a meta-physical journey. I mean I’m 19, almost 20, and I am 2,500m above sea level looking down on arguably one of the most sacred places in the world. I mean, have I made it? Yes. Am I done yet? No.”