Trip to Guatape & El Peñol // Colombia

Colombia Guatape

Trip to Guatape & El Peñol // Colombia Guatape is a small town, only two hours by bus from Medellin. I spent one night there but, if you leave from Medellin early in the morning, you can also do this Read more…


Meeting the monkeys of Alto del Aguila // Colombian Amazonas

Colombia Amazonas Alto del Aguila

Meeting the monkeys of Alto del Aguila // Colombian Amazonas Puerto Nariño Puerto Nariño is a colorful, well developed village with about 7.700 inhabitants. The village is located 75 kilometers – a two hours’ boat ride – from Leticia. The Read more…


Santa Marta // Colombia

Colombia St. Marta

Santa Marta // Colombia Santa Marta is one of the oldest towns in South America, located on the Caribbean Coast of Colombia. It’s close to other tourist destinations like Baranquilla, Minca and the Tayrona National Park. Things to do Walk Read more…


Boat Trip from Leticia (Colombia) to Iquitos (Peru)

Colombia Amazonas

Boat Trip from Leticia to Iquitos // Colombia & Peru If you are wondering how to get out of the jungle, there are only two ways: by boat or by plane. I decided to go by boat from Leticia to Read more…


Things to do in Leticia // Colombian Amazonas

Colombia Amazonas Leticia

Things to do in Leticia // Colombian Amazonas Leticia: Location & History Leticia is located in the Amazonas, and the southernmost city of Colombia. The next big city is far away and you can only get to Leticia by plane Read more…


Welcome to the Jungle: The Amazonas, one of my biggest adventures

Colombia Amazonas

Welcome to the Jungle: The Amazonas, one of my biggest Adventures I was sitting in a restaurant in Cartagena, when two guys started talking to me. They asked me which places I plan to go in Colombia and I told Read more…


Hola Gringa! Welcome to Colombia! Exploring Colombia for 6 weeks

Colombia Cartagena

Hola Gringa! Welcome to Colombia! Exploring Colombia for 6 Weeks Isn’t Colombia on every backpackers’ bucket list nowadays? Are you dreaming of exploring this diverse country? I spent 6 amazing weeks there and I want to share useful travel information Read more…


Things to do in Medellin // Colombia

Colombia Medellin

Things to do in Medellin // Colombia Medellin is the second largest city in Colombia with a population of 2,4 million people. It is located in the Aburrá valley in the Andes. Thanks to its location, Medellin is called the Read more…


The Caribbean Coast of Colombia

Colombia Tayrona

The Caribbean Coast of Colombia On the Caribbean Coast of Colombia, you can find colonial towns rich in culture, beautiful beaches, green landscape and a National Park with a diverse flora and fauna. My best travel buddy Sarah joined me Read more…


Salento: Colombias Coffee Region & the World’s Highest Palm Trees

Colombia Salento Don Elias Coffee

Salento is a small town in the Coffee region (Zona Cafetera) of Colombia, close to cities like Armenia and Pereira. This town is famous for its coffee farms and the unique landscape of the Cocora Valley (El Valle de Cocora) Read more…


Cartagena // Colombia

Colombia Cartagena

For the author Gabriel Garcia Marques, Cartagena was an inspirational place and it’s not surprising because this historic city is something special with it’s beautiful buildings and magical places. Cartagena is the biggest colonial town in Latin America and was Read more…


Finca Carpe Diem around Minca // Colombia

Colombia Minca

Finca Carpe Diem is a hostel, guesthouse and eco-farm, 7 km outside of Minca. The Finca is in the jungle of Minca and there is nothing but beautiful nature around it. It’s the perfect place to enjoy the beautiful area and Read more…