No doubt, the place to find the best people in South America is Vilcabamba, Ecuador. Located right at the equator, but at a mild 6,000 or so feet in elevation, the place is lazy and lush, and I mean lush: stick your thumb in the ground and watch your fingernails grow. The truth is, you’d [...]
Ryanair considers serving more than beer and pillows. How about in-flight porn flicks?
Freight train hopping, a new way to see your world for free!
Frugal side of fine dining. This traveler puts “$40 A Day” to shame. The art of Dumpster Diving.
What types of alcohol libations are there in Ecuador? Not much but you’ll enjoy the options they do have.
The difficult part about the middle of the world (Mitad del Mundo) in Quito, Ecuador is not how to get there but what way pose you’ll strike between hemispheres.
Food. It’s what everybody needs. But it can be challenging when you head to a town that doesn’t specialize in ordinary cuisines you might be used to.
It’s up to you to decide for yourself, but many people argue that the market at Otavalo has become so touristy that you might as well do your shopping for indigenous articles at the airport. Tip: Side step the tourist traffic at the Otavalo market and hit up the Thursday market in Saquisili instead.
“The Bosphorus Express” or “What I learned after spending the night shaped like a question mark” | Istanbul to Budapest
Traveling by train can be an experience that trumps all experiences. You get to witness the beautiful landscapes, meet the people, get stopped by the police, get stuck in a rowdy cart…the list can go on. Enjoy this traveler’s story.
Any adventure specialist will know that when it comes to taking to the skies, there is simply no better destination than Cape Town. Now, let’s take a closer look at its Top 5 Paragliding Sites.