Meeting the monkeys of Alto del Aguila // Colombian Amazonas

Colombia Amazonas Alto del Aguila

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 atmosphere is very relaxed and quiet, also because there are Read more…


Santa Marta // Colombia

Colombia St. Marta

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 around the old town Read more…


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

Colombia Amazonas

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 Iquitos and take the chance to see more of the Read more…


Things to do in Leticia // Colombian Amazonas

Colombia Amazonas Leticia

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 or boat. It is almost isolated and more Read more…


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

Colombia Amazonas

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 them that after my next stop in Medellin, I had no Read more…


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

Colombia Cartagena

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 and personal impressions about Colombia in this blog. You will Read more…


Exploring Siquijor Island // Philippines

Beach, Sunset, Paradise Siquijor is a quiet relaxed island located in the Central Visayas region with a population of 91.000 people. Siquijor is commonly associated with witchcraft, mystic traditions and supernatural phenomena. Not only in a spooky way – it’s Read more…


Mount Pinatubo: Hiking to a lake in the middle of a volcano // Philippines

Mount Pinatobu Philippines

Mount Pinatubo: Hiking to a lake in the middle of a volcano // Philippines Mount Pinatubo is an active volcano with a crater lake on the island Luzon, close to Manila. This trip was simply amazing, with an adventurous and Read more…


Ankommen in Manila / Philippines

Manila Drone, Philippines

Nach einem 15-stündigen Flug ohne Schlaf bin ich endlich in Manila angekommen. Ich bin aus dem Flughafen raus und habe mich gleich wieder wohl gefühlt. Nach der Ankunft hat leider so ziemlich gar nichts geklappt und ich bin durch die Read more…


Der Beginn einer Reise

DTW Titelbild

Ich habe mich gerade von meiner Familie am Flughafen verabschiedet und sitze jetzt im Flugzeug am Weg nach Manila und frage ich mich: Was mache ich da eigentlich!? Seit Jahren denke ich darüber nach einmal mit einem One-Way Ticket Österreich Read more…