The Friends Project

People of our World: Insight from the road.

THE POET. Sitting in the Plaza de Armas and people watching is my favorite pastime in Arequipa. Soon after I arrived, a guy walked by selling something, passed me, paused, walked a few steps back and said hello…. Read More

The small world breakfast table

When I bought my one-way ticket to Limerick, the train cashier in Dublin was baffled that I would go live in “Stab City.” It’s not the most exciting city in Ireland but I liked it quite much and… Read More

LIFe at night

Went to the 35th anniversary show of the ballet folklorico in Arequipa, a nice showcase of traditional dance that depicted history and relationships with Mexico and various regions across Peru. Two days going to concerts/performances in Arequipa at… Read More