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The Monastery of Santa Catalina de Siena in Arequipa, Peru

The Monastery of Santa Catalina de Siena in Arequipa, Peru

What do you do when you feel like you are going to die from altitude sickness? You find just enough strength to go to the closest monastery… By the time I arrived in Arequipa, I was having a hard time breathing due to the high elevation, we were staying in town for a couple of days to acclimatize a bit more before heading to Machu Picchu. Yet, I was not sure I...