Money Matters: How much money do you need to backpack Peru?

Peru barely needs an introduction: the country is famous for Machu Picchu, Lake Titicaca and Colca Canyon. Also, it's relatively easy to travel around...

BoB vs. Hotel Presidente in La Paz, Bolivia

Dressed in red & blue I stood in the window of the 17th floor of the Hotel Presidente. It was windy and I firmly...

BoB vs. the highest zipline in South America

“So… who would like to go first?” No response. I looked at the 15 people standing around me and thought to myself “Why not?”...

Money Matters: Costs of backpacking in Colombia

Colombia is an upcoming  travel destination in South America. It has loads to offer from surfing and beaching to jungle trekking and mountains. And let's not...

Money Matters: Costs of backpacking in Bolivia

Boat Bolivia
Bolivia is one of the coolest and cheapest destinations in South America. Tapashia and Ashvin visited Bolivia during a longterm backpacking trip in South America...

A Peru food tour past 12 must try dishes and drinks

A waitress passed with a plate full of vegetables and little pieces of meat. "That looks good," I thought and I ordered the same....

Photo essay: Travel by Polaroid Portraits from Peru

I love polaroid photography! Polaroid photography requires you to think about your shot (you basically only got one) and you have an everlasting memory...

Money matters: What are the costs to travel in Argentina?

Argentina...Don't cry for me Argentina! Argentina is the country of passion, tango, the best beef in the world, Maradona and of course beautiful scenery...

Money matters: What are the costs to travel in Surinam?

Surinam is a former Dutch colony in South America. It a less-travelled country, but definitely worth visiting for its jungle, the amazing food and...