Author: Nia McKenna
We’re breaking down one of Colombia’s most popular areas into 3 travel guides because, well it is a pretty massive region! Here are the MUST SEE’s in Quindio
There is something about Miami that always makes you think of sunshine, palm trees, and bikinis. Maybe it is South Beach’s fame, maybe it is the Florida sun… Whatever it is, Miami is a place unlike any other where Latin America comes to shore, old […]
Colombia is known for having some of the world’s best coffee. The unique area in which is has been traditionally grown is known as the Coffee Triangle or Eje Cafetero. Comprising 3 departamentos (states) there is so much to see and do in this beautiful […]
We’re guilty of taking naps and reading sometimes, but there are so many other ways to kill time while at the airport or while traveling
Sometimes, travel gives you more pictures than you can write about. Here are some of the pictures from our coffee farm tour at El Placer that just didn’t fit into our posts.
ATL. The Capitol of the Dirty South. The place where urban sprawl meets southern roots in a culture clash that has come to define a city. Atlanta for me, has come to represent one of those places that I always drive through but haven’t actually […]
From Sip to Soil, Our Journey Through the Coffee Process at Finca El Placer – Visiting a Coffee Farm
From Sip to Soil, Our Journey Through the Coffee Process at Finca El Placer: A Learning Experience
There is nothing more romantic than a weekend away at a B&B, in my opinion. Antique houses with original wood floors and bedrooms with cast iron claw foot tubs are the way to my heart. But we can’t always get away, so this playlist is my […]
Our trip to Colombia was more than just an overseas adventure…
Few things are better than rainy days spent at home with a good book, a cup of tea, and your fur friend snuggled up next to you. This is the soundtrack to your favorite book and that soft blanket you curl up with. Go ahead, […]
Pablo tours can easily be found in Medellin, so this post isn’t to inspire you to travel to Colombia on the sole mission to see the world through Pablo’s eyes. It is easier to say, sometimes what something isn’t rather than what it is. I’m not sure what this is, so lets leave it at what it isn’t.
Sometimes, when you step back in time to Colombia’s “Cauca Viejo” and stay a night at Hotel Misia Maria, you quickly realize you have a home away from home! Our review of an amazing boutique hotel we wish we didn’t have to leave.
When medical procedures aboard cost a fraction of the American price, its no wonder that Medical Tourism popped up. The story of 3 American adults and their dental work in Colombia
Nostalgic Salt Water: The Sounds of rowboats, walks on isolated coast lines, and songs inspired by the sea
When the waves call your name in a haunting voice, you listen. These songs are the ocean calling you closer, telling you to stay a while. Simplicity and salty hair, Sirens calling out to sailors, and that row boat you keep finding on the horizon […]
Colombia is one of the most bio-diverse countries in the world, it is home to the Amazon River and some of the most amazing flora and fauna… Having traveled there for years, I’ve seen its “greening” happen in slow motion
Having a phone while you travel is extremely important. You are able to make emergency calls and contact friends or family back home. And it is surprisingly easier to do than you would imagine.
Sometimes life throws you a shit day or sometimes you just need to channel your inner Meredith Grey-Shepard and dance it out. Either way, this is one epic dance party waiting to happen! From the 80’s hits every knows and loves to the newer beats […]
A collection of music that hails from the land of Elvis and BB King with a little BBQ sauce on the side
Not every bro-trip is like The Hangover, though I for one totally think they should be because that movie is hilarious and I only wish the men in my life could experience that much crazy/excitement/adventure in a 72 hour window. This playlist is the next best […]
The city of love and eternal European location for the traveling tourist, Paris gives you goosebumps when you think about it. A major player in the world’s history and cultural hub, there is something unique about the city that we sometimes can’t explain with words. […]