Browsing Category : Solo Travel

Colombia’s Lost City: Hiking to Ciudad Perdida


So once you’ve checked off your necessities for Cuidad Perdida and packed as light as possible, it was time to start the hike. I ended up hiking to Cuidad Perdida or The Lost City with Magic Tours. Our guide only spoke Spanish but one of the girls translated for us. He was very knowledgeable. Hiking to Cuidad Perdida (The Lost City) Day…

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Ciudad Perdida: What to Know Before You Go


So you’re thinking about tackling the Cuidad Perdida or Lost City trek in Colombia? I was not able to find very much information about this hike before I went. So without really knowing what to expect here is what you shouldn’t forget to bring with you. Also you can check out these hostels in Colombia for the best recommendations! Cuidad Perdida Necessities • Proper…

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6 Epic Days in Cape Town South Africa


After two weeks of activities in Johannesburg, it was time to check out Cape Town. Our trip was jam packed with activities from the time we landed. So this is how we spent 6 epic day in Cape Town, South Africa. 6 Epic Days in Cape Town, South Africa Day 1 We landed around 8am and were blessed with beautiful weather.…

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Epic New Zealand Itinerary


I travelled from Barbados to New Zealand at the end of May until mid June. The weather was pretty perfect, chilly but sunny. Definitely do this epic New Zealand itinerary at this time. I think I had 2 rainy days out of the whole trip. I spent 4 weeks here and managed to explore the whole country.  Although I did…

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Surviving Long Haul Flights Like a Boss


So you’ve followed all my instructions about budget travel. You’ve got a great flight deal and are travelling carry on only but one of your flights is 10+ hours… Ok don’t panic, it’s not so bad there is a method to surviving long haul flights. First, what you need to do is pack your carry on and get a small…

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Budget Travel 101: How to Travel Often


Travelling can be expensive, there is no doubt about that. When you start looking at flight prices and hotel rooms it really seems a bit out of reach. There are many ways to save money for travel. Here are some ways that I have managed to travel often over the last year or so… Travel in Off Season (Shoulder season) Usually flights…

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Inca Trail with GAdventures: Packing List


This page contains affiliate links which means I get a bit of commission if you follow those links. What I took to Peru to hike the Inca Trail: I only went to Peru to do the Inca Trail so I packed super light anyway. My trip was with G Adventures which was a great experience, you can read about it…

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