Tag: accommodation

View of Cerro Concepcion

Our Favourite Places to Stay in South America

The places you stay in while travelling long term quickly become like a home away from home and you end up spending more time in them than you planned, meeting people and forging strong friendships. We found that the best places weren’t necessarily the ones that were rated top on […]

View of valley from Salento

How to Spend a Month in Colombia

Colombia – a country once known solely for its bloody, cocaine-fuelled years, but now better known for salsa, football and its wonderful people, has experienced an incredible resurgence over the past 20 years and is firmly on the South America backpacker trail. No longer under the drug lord Pablo Escobar’s corrupt reign of […]

Peru

Top Ten Tips for Travelling Peru

Peru is well established on the South American tourist trail and is a relatively easy country to navigate. That said, it’s still South America and your plans will inevitably change! So, after spending a month exploring from Iquitos in the Amazon basin to Cusco in the Andes, we have put […]

glamping

Hostels & Glamping in Lake Bled

During our two-night stay in Lake Bled over the May bank holiday we experienced two very different and equally amazing accommodation offerings. We spent the first three-nights at Jazz Hostel & Apartments and for the final night we splashed out on glamping at SAVA Hotels & Resorts. This is why we loved them and […]