South America

   

March 8, 2019
10 Fun Things To Do In Peru: Ancient Adventures And Exquisite Life 🇵🇪
10 Fun Things To Do In Peru: Ancient Adventures And Exquisite Life 🇵🇪
With stunning mountain ranges, endless opportunities for adventure, and fascinating history, Peru is a Latin American country you could explore […]
May 1, 2020
Easter Island Travel Guide
10 Incredible Things To Do In Easter Island: The Essential Guide 🗿
There are so many things to do on Easter Island I decided to make a helpful Easter Island travel guide […]
March 8, 2019
14 Inspiring Things to Do in Colombia: Latin America's Most Magical Destination 🇨🇴
14 Inspiring Things to Do in Colombia: Latin America’s Most Magical Destination 🇨🇴
They say that Colombia has all of Latin America in one country. While we wouldn’t presume to say this, it […]
May 1, 2020
15 Top Things You Absolutely Must See in Buenos Aires Argentina! 🇦🇷
15 Top Things You Absolutely Must See in Buenos Aires Argentina! 🇦🇷
Buenos Aires is a city like no other. A city of tango, food, shopping, and nightlife. A city that inspires […]
September 29, 2020
16 Famous Landmarks Of Chile To Plan Your Travels Around! 🇨🇱
16 Famous Landmarks Of Chile To Plan Your Travels Around! 🇨🇱
Chile is one of the world’s most underrated travel destinations, a country of extremes from the sophisticated vineyards of Valle […]
July 30, 2020
25 Famous Landmarks Of Argentina To Plan Your Travels Around!
25 Famous Landmarks Of Argentina To Plan Your Travels Around! 🇦🇷
Argentina is one of the world’s most captivating travel destinations, a country of extremes from the sophisticated vineyards of Mendoza […]
July 1, 2020
50 Top Things To Do In Rio De Janeiro: Brazil's Marvellous City!
50 Top Things To Do In Rio De Janeiro: Brazil’s Marvellous City! 🌴
There are so many things to do in Rio de Janeiro, an urban landscape famed around the world for so […]
December 31, 2016
A Simple Guide To Catching The Bus From Chiclayo To Cuenca Ecuador 🚌
A Simple Guide To Catching The Bus From Chiclayo To Cuenca Ecuador 🚌
Stuck and struggling to figure out how to catch a direct bus from Chiclayo in Peru to Cuenca to Ecuador? […]
December 22, 2016
Alternative Lima Tour - Exploring Peru's Capital Off-The-Beaten Track
Alternative Lima Tour – Exploring Peru’s Capital Off-The-Beaten Track
On my second visit to Lima this year I was determined to see another side of the city – and […]
September 27, 2015
Amazon Jungle Stay
Amazon Jungle Stay near Puerto Maldonado, Peru
So on my recent trip to South America I got to do some amazing things – Inca Trail, Galápagos + […]
March 16, 2017
An Ethical Travel Guide: Empowerment through Sustainable Tourism
An Ethical Travel Guide: Empowerment through Sustainable Tourism
I love travel, learning about the world and developing an empathy with my fellow humans. It’s one of the biggest […]
October 14, 2018
An Honest Nazca Lines Flight Review: What You Need To Know Before! 🇵🇪
An Honest Nazca Lines Flight Review: What You Need To Know Before! 🇵🇪
When you think of Peru and ancient civilizations most people would automatically imagine the famous  Incas, with their ruined cities […]
February 20, 2019
An Honest Review Of El Rio Hostel In Colombia: The Good, The Bad and The To-Be-Improved 🇨🇴
An Honest Review Of El Rio Hostel In Colombia: The Good, The Bad and The To-Be-Improved 🇨🇴
Ok – I know a review of a hostel should at least start off being as unbiased as possible, but […]
May 1, 2020
An Honest Review Of The Cruz Andina Bolivia Salt Flats Tour! 🇧🇴
An Honest Review Of The Cruz Andina Bolivia Salt Flats Tour! 🇧🇴
I’m sure you’ve all seen the iconic photos from a Bolivia Salt Flat Tour, you know the ones – people […]
November 12, 2016
WHERE TO EAT, DRINK AND ENJOY IN BUENOS AIRES
Argentina Insider: Where to Eat, Drink and Sleep in Buenos Aires
I think I love Buenos Aires. A vibrant, contrasting city with a ridiculous amount to do – if it’s not […]
May 1, 2020
Best UNESCO World Heritage Sites in South America You Need To Visit! 🗿
Best UNESCO World Heritage Sites in South America You Need To Visit! 🗿
As any regular reader might know, traveling to UNESCO World Heritage Sites around the world is a bit of an […]
November 8, 2016
Buenos Aires Street Art Photography: Exploring South City with Graffitimundo 
Buenos Aires Street Art Photography: Exploring South City with Graffitimundo 
I think street art has to be my favourite type of art. It can take a ridiculous number of forms […]
March 3, 2017
Cartagena Scuba Diving: As Good Under the Sea As On Land!
Cartagena Scuba Diving: As Good Under the Sea As On Land!
Cartagena, the famed walled-city that for hundreds of years acted as the gateway to the colonies of South America, is […]
April 20, 2019
Choosing the Best Galapagos Islands Tour Itinerary: A Step-by-Step Guide 🐢
Choosing the Best Galapagos Islands Tour Itinerary: A Step-by-Step Guide 🐢
Situated 620 miles off the coast of Ecuador, away from the hustle and the worries of modern life, Galapagos Islands […]
October 22, 2016
Discovering Brazil: Things to Do In Ilha Grande Island
Discovering Brazil: Things to Do In Ilha Grande Island 🇧🇷
Do you dream of cocktails at sunset? White sand under your toes and the sound of waves crashing on the […]
February 3, 2017
Discovering the Taste of Colombia On A Medellín Food Tour With Tasty Town
Discovering the Taste of Colombia On A Medellín Food Tour With Tasty Town
​When you’re exploring a new city or even a new country food is one of the most of the most […]
December 14, 2016
Epicurean Escapades: Gluttonous, Gourmet Arequipa
Epicurean Escapades: Gluttonous, Gourmet Arequipa
Lima might be the Gastronomical Capital of South America – but Arequipa, the UNESCO listed stylish cousin to the north is now […]
September 21, 2018
Everything You Should Know Before Swimming with Sea Lions in Lima! 🇵🇪
Everything You Should Know Before Swimming with Sea Lions in Lima! 🇵🇪
On planning my visit to Peru swimming with sea lions in Lima was not on my radar. I didn’t even know Lima […]
February 21, 2017
Exotic Bazurto Market Tour: Inside the Real Cartagena
Exotic Bazurto Market Tour: Inside the Real Cartagena
To explore the exotic Bazurto Market in Cartagena is to askew the touristy and picture perfect historic old town, and […]
December 7, 2016
Exploring Lake Titicaca and Taquile Island Peru
Exploring Lake Titicaca and Taquile Island Peru
At the border of Peru and Bolivia, high in the Andes mountains, an immense, pristine lake shimmers its deep shade […]
May 1, 2020
Get Inspired With All These Fun Day Trips From Buenos Aires! 🇦🇷
Get Inspired With All These Fun Day Trips From Buenos Aires! 🇦🇷
Chaotic, beautiful, and vibrant, this Argentinian mega-city is an intoxicating mixture of old and new. The hotchpotch of architecture means […]
December 6, 2016
Hiking Isla del Sol in Bolivia On A Day Trip From Copacabana!
Hiking Isla del Sol in Bolivia On A Day Trip From Copacabana!
Have you been travelling in Bolivia and feel a bit landlocked? Craving nature, clean-air, panoramic vistas and blue waters? Then […]
May 1, 2020
Honest Peru Hop Review: We Made The Mistakes So You Don't Have To! 🚌
Honest Peru Hop Review: We Made The Mistakes So You Don’t Have To! 🚌
Trying to decide on the easiest way to get around the main tourist attractions in Peru and Bolivia? Overwhelmed by […]
May 1, 2020
Honest San Blas Adventures Review: The Good, The Bad and The Bewitching ⛵
Honest San Blas Adventures Review: The Good, The Bad and The Bewitching ⛵
Have you heard of the alluring San Blas Islands of Panama, locally known as Guna Yala? Have you seen the […]
September 29, 2015
Cajón del Maipo
How To Easily Get From Cajon del Maipo from Santiago, Chile!
While in Santiago recently on a LAN stopover I decided I hadn’t had enough of the Andes and that a […]
March 3, 2017
Inspired By Mompox: A Colonial Gem stuck in time!
Inspired By Mompox: A Colonial Gem stuck in time!
I think Santa Cruz de Mompox in Colombia is going to be the next ‘big thing’, Cartagena before the tourism […]
November 11, 2018
Isla De La Plata In Ecuador: Affordable Alternative to Galápagos Islands? 🇪🇨
Isla De La Plata In Ecuador: Affordable Alternative to Galápagos Islands? 🇪🇨
Located 600 miles of the Ecuadorian coastline are the Galapagos Islands, a series of islands known for their highly diverse […]
October 9, 2016
Ouro Preto in Brazil: The True El Dorado!
Ouro Preto in Brazil – The True El Dorado! 
Ouro Preto in Brazil is a former colonial mining town and UNESCO World Heritage Site (my #223!) located in the […]
February 4, 2017
Photographic Exploration of Bogota Street Art in Colombia
Photographic Exploration of Bogota Street Art in Colombia
I love the street art of South America!  So vibrant, so colourful and inspirational! And Colombia is leading the pack, […]
November 2, 2018
Photographing The Bolivia Milky Way And Salar De Uyuni At Night 🌌
Photographing The Bolivia Milky Way And Salar De Uyuni At Night 🌌
Nothing beats staring up into the starry night, a billion lights staring back at you from the great beyond. The […]
December 30, 2016
Photos of Huascaran National Park: Pastoruri Glacier Day Tour
Photos of Huascaran National Park: Pastoruri Glacier Day Tour
So you have found yourself in the city of Huaraz and looking at escaping into the Cordillera Blanca mountains (part […]
January 16, 2017
Popayan Bike Tour: Discovering The Real Colombia At Your Own Pace!
Popayan Bike Tour: Discovering The Real Colombia At Your Own Pace!
All too often tours and day trips can feel sterile, overcrowded, or it can be hard to get a real […]
February 12, 2017
Portal de la Marquesa Boutique Hotel: Old World Charm in Mompox
Portal de la Marquesa Boutique Hotel: Old World Charm in Mompox
The Portal de la Marquesa Boutique Hotel is one of those perfect boutique hotels you day-dream about while stuck in […]
January 28, 2019
Salento Cycling Colombia: Mountain Biking In World's Biggest Palm Forest! 🌴
Salento Cycling Colombia: Mountain Biking In World’s Biggest Palm Forest! 🌴
Adrenaline filled mountain biking and a calm and tranquil walk amongst a secluded palm forest… Not exactly a likely mix […]
May 1, 2020
Sani Lodge Ecuador: Luxury Amidst Untamed Amazonian Nature
Sani Lodge Ecuador: Luxury Amidst Untamed Amazonian Nature
Tucked away in the far-flung reaches of the Ecuadorian Amazon, there sits a boutique lodge perched on the edge of […]
November 16, 2016
Sao Paulo Street Art
Sao Paulo Street Art Photography
São Paulo as a city surprised me. It’s one of those travel destinations that is continually under-rated with most guides […]
October 8, 2015
That one time when ... I bonded with a Galápagos sea lion
That one time when … I bonded with a Galápagos sea lion
Sometimes in life, you have these unexpected moments, pure, unchallenged, life altering moment that you remember forever…. That no matter […]
July 24, 2020
The Best Places to Visit And Things To Do In Brazil!
The 25 Best Places to Visit And Things To Do In Brazil! 🇧🇷
One of the world’s most fascinating countries, there are so many things to do in Brazil that adventure-hungry travelers are […]
October 27, 2018
The Absolute Best Places to Eat in Sucre, Bolivia - Buen provecho! 🇧🇴
The Absolute Best Places to Eat in Sucre, Bolivia – Buen provecho! 🇧🇴
Sucre, the first capital of Bolivia [and still the constitutional capital], is a diverse, lively, and intriguing university town which […]
January 25, 2017
The Absolute Best Things to Do & See In Buga Colombia: Beer, God and Iguanas!
The Absolute Best Things to Do & See In Buga Colombia: Beer, God and Iguanas!
Have you heard of Buga, a sleepy town in Colombia’s Cauca Valley most famously known for religious pilgrimages? No? I’m […]
September 24, 2018
The Best Coffee Tour In Salento? Meet The David Attenborough of Coffee ☕
The Best Coffee Tour In Salento? Meet The David Attenborough of Coffee ☕
So you’re in the famous Colombia coffee triangle and want to experience an authentic coffee tour? Obviously, you want to […]
November 4, 2019
The Best Peru Tour Companies To Discover Peru With! 🇵🇪
The Best Peru Tour Companies To Discover Peru With! 🇵🇪
The soaring mountains, up-and-coming cities, weaving rivers and ancient traditions of Peru make it a lifetime adventure destination. Coming to […]
May 1, 2020
Rainbow Mountain Argentina
The Impossible Fourteen Coloured Rainbow Mountain In Argentina 🌈
Some places just truly take your breath away. Stop you dead in your tracks, mouth gaping, in awe – usually […]
November 13, 2018
The Ultimate Guide To Reaching Machu Picchu By Car On The Cheap! 🚗
The Ultimate Guide To Reaching Machu Picchu By Car On The Cheap! 🚗
Now before I start I’d just like to make one thing clear – that this isn’t another blog on how to […]
January 22, 2017
The Wonders of Tierradentro - Untamed Landscapes & Ancient Beauty Deep In The Colombian Mountains
The Wonders of Tierradentro – Untamed Landscapes & Ancient Beauty Deep In The Colombian Mountains
The National Archaeological Park of Tierradentro in Cauca, Colombia is one of the most important archaeological finds in South America, […]