I love getting a hair cut when visiting new places. It allows me to engage in some light conversation with the barber. Talking to them gives you a glimpse of every day life in their city (from cost of living to local politics). There is no guarantee that you get a good hair cut as […]
Since I was a child, I was always fascinated with train journeys. Hearing the clickety-clackety sounds the train wheels make while passing the metal tracks made me sleep good for some weird reason. There is nothing like seeing the country side from inside the comfort of sitting in the train.
When my 3 month / 90 day visa cutoff date was around the corner I was debating how to renew my visa so I can continue to stay for another 3 months in Colombia. I had two options – one is to go to the local migracion office and another is to leave the country […]
(Tambien en espanol) Picture this. Coconut trees, crystal clear water, warm weather, amazing dive sites, car free streets and cheap delicious sea food. Welcome to Capurgana and Sapzurro.
(Tambien en espanol) There are only two places to see in Ecuador. One is Galapagos and another is Banos. If you don’t have time and money to go to Galapagos I recommend that you go to Banos for a few days.
“You went to Colombia?” “Isn’t it dangerous?” “Are you missing an organ now?” “Did you make any deals with a drug cartel?” – says almost everyone who heard that I am traveling to Colombia. I’ve come across many different people during my travels this year; interacted with both fellow travelers and locals alike. And I’ve […]