Old colorful streets - Things to do in Cartagena Colombia

The Ultimate Guide of Things to Do in Cartagena Colombia

Cartagena is considered by many to be the jewel of the Colombian Caribbean, and it has long been the quintessential tourist city of Colombia, a city frequented equally by sun-deprived Rolos from the capital city of Bogota or weary cruise ship tourists taking their first tentative steps into Colombia. Cartagena is a place known for their beaches and the romance …

The Ultimate Guide to Laureles in Medellin Colombia

The Ultimate Guide to Laureles in Medellin Colombia

Laureles is my favorite barrio (neighborhood) in Medellin, Colombia, and one that I would whole heartedly recommend to both tourists and those considering living in Medellin. Laureles in Medellin has become my home away from home… The most popular and well known neighborhood in Medellin is Poblado, this has traditionally been the place where the well to do live and …

Visiting Copacabana, Bolivia and the Isla del Sol in Lake Titicaca

Visiting Copacabana, Bolivia and the Isla del Sol in Lake Titicaca

After three months exploring the incredible country of Peru from north to south, we said goodbye and crossed a dusty border outpost before driving in Copacabana, Bolivia. This little town sits nestled between a few hills and overlooks the humorously named Lake Titicaca, famous among every elementary school student. Copacabana is a perfect stop when traveling between Peru and the …