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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,...
Children at the Pase del Niño parade in Cuenca, Ecuador

Celebrating Christmas in Cuenca With the Pase del Niño

The Spanish introduced the Pase del Niño Christmas celebration hundreds of years ago. Infant Jesus is carried through towns and villages amidst dancing and costumes.
Plant at Quito's Botanical Garden in Ecuador

Experience Ecuador’s Biodiversity at Quito Botanical Garden

If you love plants or if you simply want to escape the busy city life for a couple of hours, then a visit to the Quito Botanical Garden is well worth it.
Pastoruri Glacier in Peru

Pastoruri Glacier, Witnessing the Effects of Climate Change

The Pastoruri glacier used to attract thousands of tourists wanting to see one of the few glaciers in the tropics of South America. But in the last decades it's shrunk by half.
Beautiful view at the Santa Cruz trek in Peru

Hiking the Santa Cruz Trek Without a Guide

For experienced hikers, doing the Santa Cruz trek without a guide is not only doable, but there are also a few advantages to going independently.
Crown at Casa de la Moneda in Potosi, Bolivia

Revisiting History at Casa de la Moneda in Potosi

Back in the day, this place was one of the largest and richest cities of the world. Today, you can revisit its lavish past at Casa de la Moneda in Potosi.
Street art in Lima (Peru)

Street Art in Lima

Before getting to Lima, I had big expectations about the local urban art scene. I was not disappointed with the amazing street art in Lima.
Casa Rosada in Buenos Aires, Argentina

7 Tips to Explore Buenos Aires on a Budget

For those travelers wishing to visit Buenos Aires on a budget, these tips will help get the best deals around and to stretch your money.
Hiking at El Cajas National Park in Ecuador

Extravagant Food and Losing Our Way at Cajas National Park in Ecuador

Enjoying the solitude of Cajas National Park near Cuenca, Ecuador; a perfect getaway to escape the crowds during the holidays! A tale of our experience.
Street art in Cochabamba by Steep

Cochabamba, The Best Place for Street Art in Bolivia

The Urban Art Biennale has successfully put Cochabamba on the map as an authentic urban art destination and the best place to see street art in Bolivia.
Laguna Toncek near Bariloche, Argentina

Bariloche, A Paradise of Chocolate, Beer and Outdoor Sports

Bariloche was the perfect end for my travels in Argentina. I spent my days doing outdoor activities and my nights were full of chocolate and craft beers.

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