Archive for 'Latin America'

Conveniently picturesque – a getaway to Uruguay’s Colonia del Sacramento

Posted on 04. Aug, 2013 by .


The historic center of this former Portuguese colony is just about picture perfect as it gets, but find out why many people make trips here just for the money (and why you should, too!).

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Explore Costa Rica’s Natural Wonders

Posted on 13. Apr, 2013 by .


Costa Rica is a true Central American paradise and one of our favorite travel destinations – check out the hot spots we recommend for a visit to Costa Rica!

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Struck by a wave of charm in Valdivia

Posted on 09. Apr, 2013 by .


Odds are, unless you are Chilean or on an unlimited trip, you wouldn’t necessarily visit Valdivia. Here’s what we found when we spent a few days there earlier this year.

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Getting steamy in Arenal, Costa Rica

Posted on 06. Nov, 2012 by .


La Fortuna should not be missed on a visit to Costa Rica- a gorgeous waterfall, hot springs and a volcano, plus some of the country’s most beautiful scenery!

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Why you need to see Mexico…now

Posted on 06. Sep, 2012 by .


Surrealist painter Salvador Dali said he couldn’t live in Mexico because it was too surreal for him…in case you need more convincing on why to visit Mexico, read on for why you should visit Mexico…now!

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Top 5 Beaches to visit in Central America

Posted on 29. Aug, 2012 by .


Want the detail on the best beaches to see across Central America? Here are some to try!

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How much does it cost to travel through Central America?

Posted on 12. Jul, 2011 by .


When you travel long term, your budget becomes your Bible. This is why we wanted to share a break down on how much it cost for us to travel through Central America – including all the splurges and island vacations.

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Eating our way through Central America

Posted on 08. Jul, 2011 by .


Travel can be about discovering new place and meeting new people, but one of the most exciting aspects of travel is the food! Check out these pictures of our favorite foods we found as we ate our way through Central America…

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The Panama Canal Train Ride: Is it worth it?

Posted on 03. Jul, 2011 by .


The long anticipated ‘luxury’ train ride from Panama City to Colon turned out to be quite different from what we had expected. Is it worth taking the train along the Canal?

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Top 5 things to do in Panama City, Panama

Posted on 29. Jun, 2011 by .


Panama City, the largest city and capital of Panama, is a vibrant city that combines modern architecture with colonial history, and offers beach getaways as well as a rainforest, not to forget the famous Canal.

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