Guest Post by Josh Hobson For as long as I can remember, I’ve always wanted to travel to the United States. Let’s face it, elements of the US are everywhere we look. We’ve been influenced by the United States in the United Kingdom for a while. In the last decade, the influence has grown somewhat… Read More Traveling To America, A Dream Come True, But…
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?
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
The sprawling metropolis of Mexico City is among the largest in the world, so you can guess how overwhelmed I was when I decided to turn my 5-hour layover into a measly three-day detour. My plane landed in Mexico City around midnight, and curious at what the wonders of Mexico City could possibly offer (and… Read More How to Spend Three Days in Mexico City
10. Cuba Don’t let the decades of tension deter you from our mysterious neighbors to the south. Since Cuba and the United States have opened their borders to one another again, many Americans have traveled to Cuba and have had a fantastic time. People say it is like going back into a time machine,… Read More 10 Best Destinations For Budget Travelers
My fellow Americans, you don’t need to shell out thousands of dollars on a trip to Europe or Asia or Australia when there is so much to see in our backyards or just around the corner. $400 could get you anywhere in the U.S., Canada, Mexico, and most places in South America. In 2016, I… Read More 17 Places In The Americas To Check Out For 2017
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