What to know before traveling to Bogota: how to get there, where to stay, what to do, sights to see, and—most importantly—what to eat in Bogota, Colombia. Vamos!
Are you unknowingly a rude dinner guest when dining abroad? Learn about global table manners and dining etiquette from cultures around the world so you’re not “that dinner guest” next time you’re traveling.
Sure, you’ve heard of kimchi and enjoy going out for Korean bbq, but have you heard of gimbap and cheesetella? These 15 foods are not to be missed when traveling South Korea. Cheesetella Kind of […]
I spent 10 days in Korea in the spring of 2017 and Seoul was my base as I explored the country. The below recommendations are based on the places I visited, the experiences I had […]
I spent a nearly a month in Brazil one summer (Brazil’s winter) with a home base in Rio de Janeiro. And while Rio’s Ipanema and Copacabana beaches were beautiful and there is no topping its […]
Mexico City surprised me, to say the least. My trip to the city came after a few very busy workweeks and I didn’t have much time to think about my upcoming vacation. I was working […]
It’s not often you come face-to-face with the devil, but I did in Chile’s Maipo Valley wine region. Let me back up. I have been fortunate enough to visit many of the world’s top wine […]
Chang Mai is what I always imagined Thailand to be before I visited. Forget Bangkok and the beaches (though those are nice too), Chang Mai is where you will lose yourself in Thai culture. You […]
I had seen the pictures and thought I knew what to expect, but it wasn’t until I traveled to Brazil and was standing atop Sugarloaf Mountain in Rio de Janeiro that I realized just how […]
The urban hike, an adventurer’s best tool for exploring a city. While traditional hikes follow the terrain of woods, hills, mountains, and deserts, the urban hike is singular in that it involves trekking through the […]
Travel doesn’t always go as planned. Transportation isn’t on your expected schedule, hotels lose reservations, and new locales aren’t always tourist friendly. Adventuring abroad is another beast–take your normal travel woes and magnify them by 1000. […]
Valparaiso, Chile is hand-down the most colorful city I have ever seen. I’ve mentioned before that Chile as a whole was a pleasant surprise from its cosmopolitan capital Santiago, gorgeous Maipo Valley, vineyards, and–of course–Patagonia. […]
If there’s only one thing I took away from my trip to Thailand, it would be that my love it’s cuisine knows no bounds. I was a fan of Thai food before visiting the Southeast […]
Ah, Paris! The history, the architecture, the food, the wine. Window shopping on the Avenue des Champs-Elysees during Christmas time, spending an afternoon in the Louvre, and stopping for hot cocoa and macarons in tiny […]
Rio. The name alone brings to mind images of jutting landscape interspersed between a rolling, seaside city. The music, the beaches, the caipirinhas, the teeny-tiny bikinis–Rio de Janeiro has it’s own vibrant pulse that you […]