Lucky to be last: hiking in the Andes

Acute mountain sickness isn’t fun. Dominating the peaks of South America was going to be harder than I foresaw. As I stumbled steeply upwards at the back of the pack, our local walking guide Henry an ever-smaller speck in the distance, I asked myself: was I cut out for this? We had arrived at theContinue reading “Lucky to be last: hiking in the Andes”