An Unexpected Good Time In Gent

How I ended up in Gent is a story of its own. Let’s just say that it was recommended by a Belgian traveller I met during my time in Colombia. Gent is a port city situated in the northwest part of Belgium. Disadvantageously located between Brussels and Bruges, many travellers pass through Gent without stopping,…

My Time In Mexico City

Since I left home at the start of the year my plans have been all over the place. I started wanting to go to Argentina and Bolivia and I instead went to Colombia. I wanted to go to Europe and now I’ve ended up in Mexico City.

Budget Travel In Sogamoso & Villa de Leyva

My last week in Colombia was all about avoiding Bogotá. Throughout the first 4 weeks of my stay in Colombia, I had only gotten shit reviews about Bogotá. “It’s ugly”, “it’s cold as hell”, “it’s sketchy”, “I got robbed at knifepoint”…..enough! Even though I normally take advise on any location with a grain of salt and would…

My Week In Medellín

The hardest part of writing about Medellín is finding something to say about this city that has not been said or written before. It is also quite hard for me to write about big cities because honestly, I just don’t like big cities. Since leaving Lima in early February I had only stepped foot into…

My Guide to Lima

Lima is just one crazy city…there is no other way to sum it up. The city is shared by beautiful structures reminiscent of colonial times, amazing plazas and awesome neighborhoods, and surrounded by traffic pretty much everywhere you go. Also, there doesn’t seem to be a sure way to get around without hopping on the…