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Posted on 19. Jun, 2013 by Jess.
On our first night in Montevideo, Uruguay, three teenagers attempted to rob us. This post looks at how the two of us perceived the same event in very different ways, plus the reality of travel safety in Montevideo.
Posted on 16. Jun, 2013 by Jess.
In Thailand you can live the high life on a low budget. Here’s just a few ideas to whet your whistle in time for summer.
Posted on 14. Jun, 2013 by Jess.
Ushuaia in Argentina is not only the world’s southernmost city, but also the gateway to Antarctica. Read on for our tips on what to do and see in Ushuaia.
What I Wonder When I Wander: When a song is a global hit, are we all really dancing to the same tune?
Posted on 02. Jun, 2013 by Jess.
This week I wonder about music and whether it connects us all, or gives a false sense of direction. Plus, I reveal a little known secret about the Germans.
Posted on 28. May, 2013 by Jess.
Our May GlobetrotterGirl of the Month is Torre DeRoche, who put all fear behind her to jump on a humble boat and sail across the Pacific. Read on for how breaking free turned Torre into a successful author living the live of her dreams.
Posted on 22. May, 2013 by Jess.
Ever wonder why some glaciers are blue? Or if all of them are melting? Read on for those answers and our attempt at bringing the impressive Perito Moreno Glacier in Patagonia to life.
Posted on 19. May, 2013 by Jess.
After a few weeks here in New York, Jess reflects on the difficulties of reconciling the knowledge gained on the road within the confines of everyday life, and whether or not she is entirely neurotic. You be the judge in this week’s What I Wonder column!
Posted on 12. May, 2013 by Jess.
This week we review Posada al Sur in Montevideo, Uruguay, which offers an artsy Latin vibe at great value for money.