Ecuador: Galapagos Islands

“The Galápagos Islands are an archipelago of volcanic islands distributed in the Pacific Ocean, 906 km (563 mi) west of continental Ecuador, of which they are a part. The islands …

Spring in Sweden

After a very hard (as usual) winter, spring finally came… kind of. I will not write a post about winter this years because I didn’t do ANYTHING. Winter, for me, …

PERU: Puno & Cusco

After we crossed the border Bolivia-Peru without any problems, we arrived to Puno. Puno shares the Lake Titicaca and has their own very peculiar island: the islands of Uros. Their …

BOLIVIA: Lake Titicaca

Lake Titicaca is a large, deep lake in the Andes on the border of Bolivia and Peru. By volume of water and by surface area, it is the largest lake in South America. Lake Titicaca is held as a …

BOLIVIA: Uyuni

One of the main reasons we decided to include Bolivia in our South American adventure was because of the Uyuni Salt Flats. Come on, you’ve seen the pictures! All those backpackers …

BOLIVIA: La Paz

GENERAL FACTS OF BOLIVIA: AIRPORT: El Alto International Airport is the main airport, located in the capital city of La Paz. At an altitude of 4,061.5 m (13,325 ft), it …

CUBA: Varadero

After a colourful and interesting drive from Havana to Varadero, we finally reached our Hotel, which was the Barcelo Solymar Arenas Blancas. We stayed here mainly because I was working …