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Cabo San Juan in Tayrona National Park, Colombia

The Best Beaches in Colombia to Add to Your Bucket List

If you are looking for the perfect spot to chill, or have an adventure, have a look at our picks for the best beaches in Colombia.
Entrada Universitaria in La Paz, Bolivia

Entrada Universitaria: A Bolivian Parade That’s Out of This World

The Entrada Universitaria is a massive parade that aims to preserve and promote the country's culture and traditional dances.
Fountain at the Magic Water Circuit in Lima, Peru

Magic Water Circuit, A Unique Experience in Lima

The Magic Water Circuit, one of Lima's biggest attractions, is the current record holder for largest fountain complex in the world, according to Guinness.
Casa Terracota in Villa de Leyva, Colombia.

Inside the Odd World of Casa Terracota

Located on the outskirts of Villa de Leyva, Casa Terracota is an irregular reddish house built in clay, which is the biggest piece of pottery in the world.
Fiesta de la Chakana in Santiago de Chile.

In Photos: Fiesta de la Chakana in Santiago de Chile

If you ever find yourself wandering around the streets in downtown Santiago in Chile in early May and you hear some loud live music and vibrant singing, do yourself a favor and go check...
Admiring the View at the Santuario de Flora y Fauna Iguaque in Colombia

Hike to Laguna de Iguaque, or That Time We Didn’t Make it to the...

This is what happened when we tried to hike to Laguna Iguaque near Villa de Leyva, one of the most beautiful colonial towns in Colombia.
Typical store front in Ráquira, Colombia

In Photos: Ráquira, the Pottery Capital of Colombia

Located just 25 kilometers from Villa de Leyva, Ráquira is known in Colombia for its traditional pottery and hand-woven goods. In fact, its name means Village of Pots in Chibcha, an almost extinct language...
Street art in Santiago, Chile

Street Art in Santiago, Chile

Best of all, I didn't have to go too far to see some striking murals. It turned out that Barrio Brasil is a great spot for street art in Santiago.
Juan Curi waterfall near San Gil, Colombia

Going for a Swim at the Juan Curi Waterfall Near San Gil

Located just 22 kilometers from San Gil, the Juan Curi waterfall is a popular day trip in the area.
Basílica del Voto Nacional in Quito, Ecuador

In Photos: Basilica del Voto Nacional in Quito

The Basilica del Voto Nacional can be seen from almost anywhere in Quito and it is actually the largest neo-Gothic basilica in the Americas.
Street art in Huaraz, Peru

In Photos: Street Art in Huaraz, Peru

Have a look at the curious street art in Huaraz, a small city near the Cordillera Blanca in Peru.
Street view in Barichara, Colombia

Walking From Barichara to Guane on the Camino Real

We just came back from an intense month-long road trip around Colombia. For this journey, we visited many of the country's most popular spots and did a few hikes. While staying in San Gil,...

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