Money Matters: How much money do you need for 2 months...

Floris backpacked from Peru to Argentina via Bolivia and Chile. He cycled the deathliest road in Bolivia, got a bed bug, visited Machu Picchu,...

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...

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...

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...

Money Matters: How much does it cost to travel Peru and...

Machu Picchu Peru by Bunch of Backpackers
It is generally known South America is more expensive than Asia, and Peru is more expensive than Bolivia. But how expensive? Bunch of Backpackers...

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: How much money do you need for backpacking in...

Argentina was the last stop of the South America backpacking trip of 28-year-old Floris from the Netherlands. Argentina is relatively expensive for backpackers, but...

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...

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...