Archive for 'South America'
Posted on 02. Mar, 2014 by Dany.
Mine tours in the silver mines in Cerro Rico in Potosi are controversial: are they a human zoo or educational tourism? Dani joined a mine tour to find out.
Posted on 24. Feb, 2014 by Jess.
Explore breathtaking (literally!) Potosi with us, the highest city in the world, colonial gem of Bolivia and once the world’s richest city thanks to its silver mine.
Posted on 12. Feb, 2014 by Dany.
The Atacama Desert is like no other place on Earth, and there are tons of tour options to explore the area. Read on to find out what we recommend in our favorite place in Chile.
Posted on 09. Feb, 2014 by Dany.
Read what makes San Pedro De Atacama, the tiny desert village that is our favorite place in all of Chile, so special – from delicious food to the look and feel of the Wild West.
Posted on 04. Feb, 2014 by Dany.
There is no question why NASA does test runs for its Mars missions here – the landscapes are incredible. One glance through this photo essay and the Atacama Desert will surely land on your Must See list!
Posted on 31. Jan, 2014 by Jess.
We have angered an entire nation. Find out what we said, what we didn’t say, and how the Chileans reacted…
Posted on 23. Jan, 2014 by Jess.
While some markets in Latin America can be overwhelming thanks to their smells and craziness, we found Cuzco’s San Pedro Market to be wonderfully organized and clean!
Posted on 19. Jan, 2014 by Jess.
Question: The more you travel, do you start to compare every new place with somewhere you’ve been before? We do this constantly now and not only the general feeling of a place, but even specific corners, streets and neighborhoods, too. It took us quite a while to warm up to Iquique, a city in Northern […]
Posted on 16. Jan, 2014 by Jess.
We finally made it to Machu Picchu, one of the biggest items on our bucket list. The ancient Inca city did not disappoint – definitely a highlight of all our travels!