How Easy Is It To Get Cocaine in Colombia?

The reign of Pablo Escobar and the legacy that followed have given Colombia a reputation that has been hard to shake, despite the fact that the Colombia of today has all but erased the demons of a Colombia past.… Read More How Easy Is It To Get Cocaine in Colombia?

The Backpacker’s Guide To Cuba

No amount of reading up, asking for advice or online research could have amounted to adequate preparation for Cuba. Right from the get-go, I was forced to ramp up my Spanish-speaking skills to levels that I didn’t even know I was capable of. For the majority of my journey through Latin America, I could casually speak Spanish while mostly getting away with just English.… Read More The Backpacker’s Guide To Cuba

Everything You Need To Know Before Taking On Bolivia’s Death Road

Sheer thousand foot drops await anyone daring to take on the 60+ kilometer downhill thrill ride and a single lapse in one’s attention can lead to a tragic death. Despite this, thousands of cyclists dare to take on this feat every year, ignoring the extraordinarily high body count. When the road was still in use, hundreds… Read More Everything You Need To Know Before Taking On Bolivia’s Death Road