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An Ode to the Diablo Rojo

Let's take the Diablo Rojo, my Panamanian friend says as we walk down to the street in Panama City. It will definitely be an experience.  Unaware of the significance of her last…

How to Pick a Dive Shop

Latin America has some of the best diving in the world at some of the lowest prices. Honduras is known as the perfect destination for budget travelers looking to complete…

Street Food Mamas in Bolivia

“Be Careful in Bolivia with the food” “You’re definitely going to have stomach problems” “I spent a week in the toilet” “The food in Bolivia is horrible!”   Above are…

Santa Catalina: Dive In

Santa Catalina Panama is known as one of the best surf and dive spots in all of Central America   Santa Catalina is the best surfing spot in Panama and…

Drink Me: South American Beverages

Close your eyes and picture yourself on a hot summer day. The heat is almost unbearable as you sit underneath a patio umbrella, shielding yourself from the glaring noonday sun.…

Horseback Riding in the Andes

I met my dear friend Astrid Montecino (founder of Tu Ruta es Chile) at a Spanish school that I attended when I first landed in Santiago de Chile. Not only…

Support Local a La Vega Central

Whenever I embark on a new back-packing voyage, I hardly ever scour grocery stores looking to snag some cheap food to cook later on in the evening. In fact, I…

Coffee with Legs

Forget Tim Hortons, this is an experience you don’t want to miss   As I strolled down the streets of Santiago de Chile, I turned to my Chilean friend, “What…