You are lucky you are even reading this blog as we nearly died the first night of our yacht trip from Cartagena, Colombia to the San Blas islands off the coast of Panama. 463 more words
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I feel so uncomfortable here, I could cry.
These are the words with which my journal entry on day 15 of my trip begins. I wrote it after I had just spent seven hours on three different buses and in the back of a jeep driving through the desert in Colombia’s wild wild east only to find myself in one of the sketchiest places I have ever been – Cabo de la Vela. 1,605 more words
What a place! Puerto Viejo is on the Southern Caribbean side of Costa Rica, close to the border with Panama. Because of the strong Caribbean influences from surrounding islands, Puerto Viejo takes on a super chilled environment with a great surf scene and reggaeton party atmosphere at night. 910 more words
So, everyone knows that Cartagena is beautiful. The old city is gorgeous. There is cool street art, great food, and a bazillion tourists milling around taking photos of colourful colonial houses dripping in climbing flowers for good reason. 303 more words