Peru – Home of the Inca
The Spanish conquistadors "found" everything. Except for a handful of countries, all of the Americas were at one point under Spanish rule. Beginning with Cristopher Columbus and continuing for over three centuries, the Spanish Empire would expand across the Caribbean Islands, most of South and Central America and much of North America. Today, many of the historically indigenous communities show the effects of the Spanish crusades. You can see the effects by the number of Catholic churches in … [Read More...]
Uruguay – How’d We Get Here?
Historic Colonia del Sacramento Lighthouse The thing is, even with the best intentions, life finds a way to intervene. I recently heard an episode of The Art … [Read More...]
Bienvenidos a Buenos Aires, Argentina
South America just keeps getting better. Full disclosure getting to Argentina was the craziest travel day we'd experienced to date. In order to save a buck our … [Read More...]
Let’s Get Real for a Layover Minute…
Don’t be fooled by the photos. Don’t for a second think long-term travel is easy breezy perfection. I say this to do all … [Read More...]
And then there was Colombia.
Our first South American stop proved to be so much fun. We arrived in Cartagena, Colombia ready for everything this … [Read More...]
After a whirlwind start to 2018 we decided to spice up our transition from Central America to South America with a trip … [Read More...]
Panama City, Scary Marriage Ups and Downs, and Other Lessons
PANAMA When we arrived in Panama City earlier this year we knew it was just the city to regroup. This city is a … [Read More...]