Truths and Myths about Latin America: Here’s Some Helpful Advice

Truths and Myths about Latin America: Here’s Some Helpful Advice

Latin America, Travel & Blogging Hacks
Latin America is the land of magical realism, salsa, romantic encounters, magnificent carnivals, stunning nature and most importantly, kind, welcoming people.  Much has been written about this unique place. Many of us are curious to know whether the typical stereotypes are true. Are Latin Americans incurable romantics? Is everyone in Latin America hot-headed?  During my year-long trip through Central and South America, I had time to observe and take notes of some of the most common misconceptions the rest of the world has about Latin America.  (more…)
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Colombia or Costa Rica: Why Colombia Should Be Your Top Choice!

Colombia or Costa Rica: Why Colombia Should Be Your Top Choice!

Colombia, Latin America, Plan Your Next Epic Trip
During my year-long trip through South and Central America, I travelled to several countries. While some countries captured my heart, others didn't quite live up to the hype.  I spent seven weeks in Colombia and almost a month in Costa Rica. As I hopped around and listened to stories, one country stood out more to me—Colombia. (more…)
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How to hike the Tatacoa Desert as a solo female traveller?

How to hike the Tatacoa Desert as a solo female traveller?

Colombia, Latin America, Plan Your Next Epic Trip
Planning on hiking the Tatacoa Desert as a solo female traveller, but don't know where to start? You've arrived at the right place. In 2023, I travelled to Colombia and hiked the Tatacoa Desert as a solo female traveller. I wrote everything about how to hike the Tatacoa Desert as a solo female traveller in this blog post, including how I planned my hike, how the experience was, how much I ended up spending and much more. (more…)
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