• Talking Travel
  • 7 Countries I’m Desperate to Revisit

    Tulum Ruins, Countries to Revisit

    As my list of countries I’ve visited continues to grow, I find myself thinking where’s next. To be honest, I’m often thinking that. I’ve realised that the number of European countries I’ve not yet been to is shrinking and this means it may be time to return to some countries I’ve already been to. While I generally want […]

  • Latin America
  • Transport Woes Visiting Santa Marta, Colombia

    Cartagena Taxi, Transport Woes

    While visiting Colombia last year, I was keen to head up the Caribbean coast to see Parque Tayrona, which I had heard was quite special. I had only initially intended on seeing Cartagena and Bogotá during my visit, so I attempted to shuffle things around to accommodate a visit. Little did I know the problems […]

  • Latin America
  • Meeting the Romanian Engineer on my Ferry to Colombia

    Colombia Ferry, Romanian Engineer story

    As part of my big journey through Latin America, the plan had been to sail from Panama to Colombia at the end of my tour. Sailing via the San Blas Islands is becoming a popular backpacker route to both explore some idyllic islands and also travel cheaply to South America. After talking with friends from […]

  • Latin America
  • Photo Series: Parque Tayrona, Colombia

    Cabo San Juan del Guia, Tayrona

    The Tayrona National Natural Park, or Parque Tayrona, is a vast region of jungle, mountain and beach on Colombia’s Carribean coast. Tayrona is known for having some great beaches hidden in the jungle and is popular with locals and tourists alike, especially those who choose to camp there.