I proposed in Helsinki

I’ve been to Helsinki, Finland twice, once as a student 2013 while I studied abroad in 2013 and again for work in 2015. When I visited as a student, I participated in a self-guided tour of the city. There was a large group of us divided into teams. Each team had the responsibility of researching a…

Ma-chu Pi-cchu! Ma-chu Pi-cchu!

That was the chant that our group was reciting as we climbed Huana Picchu Mountain at Machu Pichu. Huana Picchu, translated to English, means young mountain in the indigenous Quechua language. Machu Picchu is a spectacular Incan city built atop the Andes mountains in Peru. Historians believe Machu Picchu was built at the height of the Inca Empire, which dominated…