Recapping My Trip: Best Meals

My favourite places will almost always be tied to my favourite food experiences - so I thought I would force myself to think about some of my favourite meals. So, in order of appearance - a few that stand out: My first taco in Mexico.  There was nothing quite like that feeling of my first … Continue reading Recapping My Trip: Best Meals


The Northern Coastline

As we got off the bus in Santa Marta, we were hit by one of my favourite things about travelling to hot climates: that wall of hot air that you feel when you first enter a warm place. I was immediately at home - I must say I have been waiting for the hotter climes … Continue reading The Northern Coastline


Ashamedly, I can't say much about Medellin - it was a friend's birthday, and as a result of that - I saw more of Medellin after dark than I did in the day time. Needless to say, Medellin was an extremely enjoyable few days, but I'll have to return one day to tell you about … Continue reading Medellin


We got into Salento after an bumpy overnight bus from Bogota, arriving in a tiny town in the mountains shrouded in early morning mist.  Crammed in the back of the truck, we went to the Cocora Valley nearby to go for a walk. The valley is famous for its extremely tall palm trees that skyrocket … Continue reading Salento