Tagged: Colombia

Avianca lounge.

Review of Avianca First Class

There are some perks to flying first class like skipping the queue and having access to the lounge, but is the high price tag worth it on Avianca? Here’s my experience.

Why Cartagena is Colombia’s Caribbean treasure

If you can only choose one place to go in all of Colombia, make it Cartagena.
The incredible city feels as relaxing as an all-inclusive resort, with the added perks of having historical landmarks, fun nightlife and all the amenities found in a booming metropolis.

IN PHOTOS: Colombia

Colombia has a tumultuous past that it’s still trying to recover from, but the country has made great strides and is now a safe place for travellers in most regions. Those who make the trek are rewarded with stunning Caribbean beaches, historic architecture and incredible scenery.

peru-machu-picchu

Why South America is perfect for backpackers

During a trip to South America I was shocked by the sheer number of travellers who were ‘roughing it’, and quickly came to realize that perhaps the continent is somewhat of a Mecca for budget tourists. Here are five reasons why it’s a fantastic—and popular—option for backpackers.