Huacachina Sand Boarding – A Must Do

Huacachina Sand Boarding – A Must Do

Our Experience If you’re planning on going to Peru, you HAVE to put Huacachina sand boarding on your must do list! Originally my friend and I were only going to be in Lima for 2 days. With a flight directly to Cusco. Fortunately, we misread 

Visiting the Amazon Rainforest in Bolivia

Visiting the Amazon Rainforest in Bolivia

How to Visit the Amazon Rainforest in Bolivia Are you travelling on a budget? Do you really want to see the Amazon? Well the Amazon Rainforest in Bolivia is just the place to do it! When most people think of visiting the Amazon they think 

Best Way to See the Uyuni Salt Flats Bolivia

Best Way to See the Uyuni Salt Flats Bolivia

Salar de Uyuni Salt Flats Bolivia The Uyuni Salt Flats Bolivia are an astoundingly beautiful place to visit. It is the biggest salt flat in the world, and it seriously takes your breath away. All you can see is crisp, clean, white for days along 

Cartagena Colombia Safety

Cartagena Colombia Safety

Cartagena Colombia Safety Cartagena Colombia safety was a bit of a concern as I was telling people of my upcoming trip to Colombia. This was my first time to South America, and I honestly had no idea what to expect. After backpacking here with a 

Top Things to do in Cartagena Colombia

Top Things to do in Cartagena Colombia

Top Things to do in Cartagena Colombia After exploring the depths of Cartagena, I can honestly say that it is both such a relaxing and adventurous place. One you definitely have to put on your bucket list. There are so many things to do Cartagena 

What Each Continent has Taught Me: Part I South America

What Each Continent has Taught Me: Part I South America

While I look back at my 2-month trip through South America there are a couple of major lessons that I have learned. One very practical, that I wish I had known before planning this trip. The other, a very large mind-altering lesson. I will start 

Backpacking Around Rio De Janeiro

Backpacking Around Rio De Janeiro

If you’re planning on backpacking around Rio de Janeiro, I have one thing to say to you. Congrats! You’ve probably made one of the best decisions of your life. Backpacking around Rio de Janeiro was one of the best experiences I had in my two-month 

Ilha Grande – An Overlooked Must See

Ilha Grande – An Overlooked Must See

As mentioned in my post about Paraty, there are two must see stops between Rio de Janeiro and Sao Paulo. Paraty and Ilha Grande. Sadly, Ilha Grande is the one that tends to get skipped because you have to take a separate one-hour boat ride 

Visiting Paraty

Visiting Paraty

When in Sao Paulo with plans to head to Rio de Janeiro, or vice versa, there are two must see stops along the way. Paraty is a beautiful little beach town in between Rio and Sao Paulo, slightly closer to Rio.  Ilha Grande is, as 

5 Must See Neighbourhoods in Sao Paulo

5 Must See Neighbourhoods in Sao Paulo

If you are travelling to Brazil, Sao Paulo is one of those cities you just have to visit. There are so many great neighbourhoods in Sao Paulo, it is seriously hard to decide where to start. I was only able to spend about 5 days