Category: South America

Puerto Maldonado, Peru – A Gateway to Peru’s Forgotten Amazonian Destination

The amazon in Peru puerto maldonado

Puerto Maldonado, Peru is a great base to explore the Amazon Jungle. Getting from Cusco to Puerto Maldonado is easy and the Amazon near Puerto Maldonado is less touristy than Read more…

15 BEST Hikes in South America

The most famous view on the Huayhuash of the three lagunas make it one of the best hikes in South America

South America is home to some of the most amazing hikes in the world. For many travelers, it’s the main reason they travel the continent. I myself traveled from north Read more…

10 Best Latin American Cities (That You Need to Check Out!)

Want to know the 10 best Latin American cities to visit? Then reading this post is a must as we put our hearts and souls into picking our most memorable Read more…

16 Cheap & FREE Things to do in São Paulo, Brazil

The skyline in Sao Paulo, Brazil

São Paulo, Brazil is one of the largest cities in the world and can be a daunting place to visit. For that reason, we called on a São Paulo local Read more…

21 Fun Things to do in Santa Marta, Colombia (that will make you love the city!)

Graffiti of African musicians on a wall in the center of Santa Marta, Colombia

If you’re looking to plan your visit to Santa Marta, Colombia and need some inspiration then this blog is for you! Here’s information about 21 amazing things to do in Read more…

Where to Stay in Tayrona National Park: The Absolute BEST Place to Spend the Night

where to stay in tayrona national park guide

Tayrona National Park is a must see and one of my Colombian highlights! The pictures speak for themselves.

Colca Canyon Tours: How to Book & What to Expect

Staring into the Colca Canyon in Peru

You can hike the Colca Canyon in Peru either independently or on a guided tour. We went on a tour, and loved it! So in this blog, we reveal what Read more…

9 Best Things to do in Natal, Brazil

Drinking a coconut on the sand dunes of Natal, Brazil

A travel guide and stories about Brazil’s Northeastern holiday cities of Fortaleza and Natal.

COMPLETE Guide to Exploring Chapada Diamantina National Park, Brazil

Bailey sits on a viewpoint overlooking Chapada Diamantina National Park, Brazil

From our first moments entering the park I thought “this place is sick,” it reminded me so much of Darwin, huge rock formations surrounded by fresh water swimming pools – but without the worry of Crocs (and I don’t mean the tacky shoes nobody should ever wear)!

Robbed in Brazil at Gunpoint – Our Story

A vibrant street in Salvador, Brazil

Today we surrendered our valuable things to a robber threatening us with a gun in Brazil.