• Latin America
  • My Coolest Border Crossing: Panama

    Panama Border Crossing

    Border crossings usually aren’t very much fun. They’re generally stern places, home to queues and bureaucracy. And tedious! I just want to get that passport stamp and get excited about venturing into the next new country. They’re even less fun in Central America, with unclear procedures, varying “taxs/visa costs” and often people trying to scam […]

  • 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 […]

  • Talking Travel
  • Favourite Countries of 2015

    Cordoba, Favourite Countries of 2015

    I had a hell of a year in 2015. After leaving Australia indefinitely for the Americas and then Europe, I had no real idea what I was getting myself into. What resulted was 11 months exploring this wonderful planet, stoking my passion for travel and experiencing a different type of lifestyle. I took my Instagram […]