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Tubing in Palomino

There's not much to do in the sleepy town of Palomino, except to relax in a hammock or lie on the beach. But for those ...

Valle de Cocora Hike: Palm Trees & More

The market in Silvia had been interesting, and learning salsa in Cali had been fun, but after a week in Colombia, I ...

Salsa in Cali

Cali is salsa-obsessed, so during my time in Colombia, a visit here to learn some steps was firmly on my list (but not ...

Visiting the Silvia Market

Adam and I have never been the best at planning ahead. So when we arrived in Popayán, Colombia, to discover that it ...

How To Visit Santa Cruz Independently

For many, Santa Cruz is the jumping off point for a trip to the Galapagos islands. And what an introduction it is! ...

How To Visit the Galapagos Independently

A common myth is that the only way to see the Galapagos islands is to take an expensive cruise. But you absolutely can ...