It makes sense that first experiences are so memorable, but trips are like chips. The first one is a-ma-zing. And you spend the rest of the bag trying to get that salty mouth-rush back.
Who is coming to Oaxaca with us? Crooked Trails! Together, traveling with a purpose is on the docket for us, you, and for your Oaxaca-bound teen.
I want your kid for one week this summer. I’ll return them a bit different than I found them. A little more confident. More independent. With a layered and nuanced understanding of the world. We have five spots left for our two Oaxaca camps this summer. Check out what your kid could have in store…
Looking back, maybe I was a little unsympathetic. “Really? You are going to take a nap? The ridge view awaits!” Jay could see where this conversation was headed. He popped three ibuprofen for his pounding headache and headed out the door. Everyone needs a little help from science to swing the world by the tail sometimes – especially at altitude. Here are some remedies we’ve found and used.
About an hour in we stopped for tea and both Jay and Beija looked awfully pale. We did a poor job of avoiding altitude sickness. But our failure is your gain! Now I’ve done the research and have tools in my altitude toolkit for you.