New Year’s Eve in Taganga, Colombia

Taganga Sunset

 New Year’s Eve in Taganga, Colombia which is one of Colombia’s most notorious party towns. Taganga is in the coastal region of Colombia’s Santa Marta which is situated just outside the popular and stunning Tayrona National Park. Many backpackers use the infamous Taganga as a starting or end point for visiting the pristine and tropical […]

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10 reasons to travel to South America

South America Sunset

As if you really needed ten whole reasons to travel to South America , but after spending over three months on the continent it would be rude not to summaries the joys of South America in a top ten list. Whether you’re hitting the North or South, like the jungle or the coast South America […]

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A little more Machu Picchu

Machu Picchu

A handful of photos from our collection of Machu Picchu pictures. From leaving Cusco and arriving in Aguas Calientes to start our journey to Machu Picchu in the early hours. We documented most of the journey in these photos and were fortunate to arrive at the sight early enough to watch the clouds clear as […]

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Visiting Machu Picchu

Peru Rail

A quick flight from Lima to Cusco and a little taste of altitude sickness to get us in the mood for Machu Picchu. We had always planned on visiting Machu Picchu from the early days of our Latin America tour. Visiting Machu Picchu for us was a pinnacle moment in our travels it marked the […]

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Colonial Lima, Peru – The capital on the coast

Lima bus tour

Of all the colonial cities in all of the Spanish colonial countries we’ve visited Lima is by far the most impressive. It bleeds Spanish culture. With no regrets I’ll even say I prefer Lima’s historic centre to Mexico City’s. It’s big, vibrant and there’s no shortage of character. It actually has buildings in every shade of Amarillo you […]

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