February 2019 Monthly Recap and Income Report

February 2019 Monthly Recap and Income Report

Time for another monthly recap and blogging income report. This is where I share what’s new in the world of Desk to Dirtbag over the past month and offer a bit of transparency behind the life of a travel blogger. On to this month’s report… Highlights Tango Night Yeah, tango may be more popular in Buenos Aires, but there is …

8 Steps for How to Run a Blog as a Business

How to Run Your Blog as a Business

Everyone always talks about how to start a blog, how to make money with a blog, awesome blogging tools, and other important and foundational aspects, but what never ever seems to get talked about is how to actually run your blog as a business… By that, I mean like a real business in terms of legal structure, finance, cash flow, …

What is Travel Hacking and How Is It Done?

What is Travel Hacking and How Is It Done?

You’ve probably heard someone mention this thing called “travel hacking” and then you thought to yourself “what’s travel hacking?” If you were lucky, they went on to explain how amazing it is if you like to save money while traveling, but even still, you were left with plenty of doubts or questions like what is travel hacking? Is travel hacking …

Best Time to Visit Colombia

The Best Time to Visit Colombia: When to Go

So, you’re planning on traveling to Colombia! Congratulations, it is an incredible country that will not disappoint you. I still remember the feeling when I hopped on a one-way flight to Cartagena, Colombia and all the adventures that ensued… I never could have imagined that years later I would STILL be in Colombia. If you’ve got flexibility in your travel dates, …

The Ultimate Guide to La Candelaria Medellin Centro

The Ultimate Guide to La Candelaria Medellin Centro

The neighborhood known as La Candelaria is what makes up the Medellin Centro (aka downtown). While the name might officially be La Candelaria, pretty much everyone just calls it El Centro. The Medellin Centro is still very much the heart of economic activity in this city and where you’ll see the largest concentration of people. While I don’t recommend it …