Leaving the donations we raised Stateside with Sr. Loretta, we ride out chased by a wild, howling dustball of kids. Father Gio might be gone, but his memory lives on at Hogar, and on this trip he rode with me often in my thoughts. Spinning through the unspoiled desert gives me time to think about the events that led me here. A chance meeting in the mountains of Peru, a life changed, and now hundreds of young lives positively impacted. Contact Points: Wellspring International Outreach Motojournalist Neale Bayly and Maria Fitzgerald are the founders of a not-for-profit, registered charity to help the children of Belen. For information, to make a donation and see video of the journey, log on to: www.wellspring-outreach.org Inca Moto Adventures This long-time tour operator offers dual sport bike tours in the wildly contrasting environment of South America-on dirt, sand, through rainforests, deserts and more. The company offers guided tours as well as bikes for rent. For info, visit: www.incamotoadventures.com The Inca Moto Adventures team: David Reid, Flavio Salvetti, Brad Alston, Christie Frick and Neale Bayly. The Inca Moto Adventures team: David Reid, Flavio Salvetti, Brad Alston, Christie Frick an Wiped out: Christie takes a breather on the Altiplano at 14,500 feet. Sr. Loretta converses with Neale about the state of the orphanage « | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | View Full Article By Neale Bayly Enjoyed this Post? Subscribe to our RSS Feed, or use your favorite social media to recommend us to friends and colleagues!