Tag: travel advice

Pete & Antie at Lago del Desierto

Top 6 Tips for How to Travel as a Couple… and Not Want to Murder Each Other

First things first – neither of us wanted to murder each other at any point in the whole seven months. Just for the record. Don’t get me wrong, we definitely had our arguments, but then that’s bound to happen when you spend no more than 12 hours apart in seven […]

Pete & Antie on a volcano in Pucon

Top Tips for Staying Safe in South America 

Before coming to South America we had heard multiple horror stories of muggings by gunpoint, robberies on bus journeys, scams and abduction. Of course, scams and robberies do happen. They can happen anywhere in the world. This isn’t something to put you off or to worry about when you travel. […]

Antie on the Salt Flats in Bolivia

Travelling to South America with IBS

Travelling around South America for seven months has been a new challenge for my intrepid but rather unpredictable bowels. Having explored Asia extensively I felt prepared for this new challenge but equally nervous about my stomach’s reaction – how would it cope with the exotic foods, new bugs, altitude complications […]