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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 Popay√°n, 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 ...