El Totumo Mud Volcano: Read This Before You Go!

El Totumo Mud Volcano: Read This Before You Go!

While visiting Cartagena, it’s likely you will hear about this famous mud “volcano”. During our first trip to Colombia, we took a day trip to Volcan Totumo and had a great (touristy!) time, but there were a few things we wish we had known before our trip. Read our story so you know what to expect!

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Rosario Islands: Read This Before You Go to Playa Blanca

Rosario Islands: Read This Before You Go to Playa Blanca

Visiting the famous white sand beach of Playa Blanca on Isla Grande is a popular day trip from Cartagena. We ventured here during our first trip to Colombia, and it was quite different than we expected. Read our story about visiting this famous Rosario Island so you are prepared!

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25 Best Things to Do in Cartagena: City Guide

25 Best Things to Do in Cartagena: City Guide

Cartagena is a colorful and bustling city on Colombia’s Caribbean Coast that is easy to fall in love with. With a vibrant nightlife scene, stunning colonial architecture (hello Instagram!) and some of the best food in the country, this city is well worth a spot on your Colombia itinerary. We’ve visited Cartagena 3 times and are sharing our top tips, the best things to do, what to eat and where to stay!

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Cali, Colombia: 6 Reasons Why You'll Love It

Cali, Colombia: 6 Reasons Why You'll Love It

Cali, Colombia is known as the salsa capital of the world. People from all over the world flock to Cali and many stay longer than they expected. This is what happened to our friend, Courtney, and she shares why Cali draws in people and makes them fall in love with this place.

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What is Sustainable Tourism?

What is Sustainable Tourism?

What is sustainable travel? Well, isn't that a good question! I am delving into what sustainable tourism looks like around the world: from Colombia to Germany! Read real life stories and examples of how sustainable travel can transform our world for the better and become a part of the change!

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Stories from my Sustainable Trip with the UNWTO

Stories from my Sustainable Trip with the UNWTO

I feel so incredibly lucky to have had the opportunity to travel around the world with the United Nations World Tourism Organization to raise awareness about sustainable travel. This adventure brought me paragliding in Colombia, snorkeling in Mexico and through some of Germany's most magical Christmas markets. Come along on my journey and read my deep thoughts, funny wonderings and most memorable stories and pictures!

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10 Romantic Honeymoon Destinations Around the World

10 Romantic Honeymoon Destinations Around the World

When planning the honeymoon of your dreams, it can be overwhelming choosing the perfect location. Every couple’s idea of romance is different: Some seek unique adventures, others want to relax on the beach with a mojito in hand, and others still want to be wined and dined in a classically romantic destination. We’ve rounded up a list of super romantic getaways around the world that are just as unique as your relationship.

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7 Best Hostels in South America

7 Best Hostels in South America

During our three months traveling through South America, we stayed in many beds… thirty four, to be exact. We stayed in hostels, hotels, tents, bungalows, and even on a farm. We put together a list of seven of our favorite places (and one terrible hotel that should be avoided at all costs).

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Salento: In the Heart of Colombia’s Coffee Region

Salento: In the Heart of Colombia’s Coffee Region

Located in lush green mountains, Salento is a true Paisa village. Lining the streets are businesses and homes with brightly colored doors, and men wear traditional wool ponchos and cowboy hats.

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Tayrona National Park

Tayrona National Park

I don't think there are many better combinations in life than a beach and a tent. Tayrona National Park is a magical place where you can hike in and camp on the beach in a hammock or tent. We’ll tell you all about our experience traveling to this off the beaten path in Colombia.

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Taganga: A Dirt Road Paradise

Taganga: A Dirt Road Paradise

A day after landing in Colombia, we made a journey along the coast to the town of Taganga. At one time a small fishing village, Taganga has recently become popular with backpackers and vacationing Colombians. It is unlike any place we have ever seen, which adds to its charm.

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