13 Unmissable Places to Visit in Bolivia
High altitudes, unique ecosystems and ancient civilisations. Welcome to Bolivia. Here are 13 amazing places to visit in Bolivia that you simply cannot miss.
Top things to discover in Ecuador
Unmissable top things to do in Ecuador. Featuring exciting adventures, curious wildlife, fascinating cultures and phenomenal scenery
Cave tubing with kids in Belize - The World Is A Book
Cave tubing with kids in Belize was an amazing, unforgettable underground experience. See how we went to hell and back cave tubing.
Did you know that Bariloche is situated in Argentina's oldest national park? This combined with its Swiss style architecture makes for one pretty scenic city. If you're thinking about a trip here, or to northern Patagonia, make sure to check out our top things to see and do in this all year round destination.
The Best Places to Visit in Colombia | Indiana Jo
After spending two months of travel in Colombia, here's my list of the best places to visit in Colombia and what to see and things to do in Colombia.
Learn the most effective way to get started house sitting!
We love house sitting, it has totally changed the way we travel. If you want to know how to get started house sitting we know the only guide you'll need!
Best Things To Do In Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica
Our list of things to do in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca is what you need to plan that dream adventure. Choose the best Puerto Viejo activities that inspire you.
Myths, Facts, and Tips for Backpacking Central and South America
Now that we have completed our 7 month trip from Argentina to Guatemala, I can speak with some authority on how to best prepare for a trip like this. There's things we wish we knew beforehand and things that shocked us as well as trucks we learned along the way that I believe would be…
Pura Vida and American Prices in Costa Rica
"Pura vida," the older couple shouts over their shoulder at us as they walk away. We are starting to catch on that this comment is the popular tag line of Costa Rica and the white tourists are eating it up. Everyone ends and starts their conversations here by cheerfully spouting off the words like a…
Lago Atitlan has Something for Everyone
Lake Atitlan is the biggest lake in Guatemala at 50.2 sq mi. The lake was formed 84,000 years ago by a volcanic eruption that filled in with rain water. Atitlan means "at the water" in Nahuatl language. Three volcanoes now stand at its south end and are all active, named Atitlan, San Pedro, and Toliman.…
Celebrating Semana Santa in Antigua, Guatemala
Guatemala has been a destination for Americans for at least ten years now, so it was no surprise that Antigua was swarming with them. The colorful colonial town, an hour outside Guatemala City, provides tourists with that authentic Guatemalan feel. The stone buildings are crumbling with age and the cathedrals overpower the plazas with bright…
Don’t Skip Honduras
Throughout our travels in Central America, we have met a lot of backpackers who told us that they skipped Honduras or only visited the Bay Islands. As we headed north towards Honduras, we wondered why everyone was skipping around such a diverse country. Sometimes they even chose visiting El Salvador over Honduras. Having now visited…
Visit Roatan! Don’t just Cruise in, Stay Over!
Roatan Island, off of Honduras, has long been a cruise ship destination. As we pulled in on the local ferry from La Ceiba, Honduras the boat dwarfed in comparison to the Holland-America and Carnival Freedom Cruise ships in port. Tourists disembark from their floating hotels to enjoy less than 12 hours on the island. They…