Colombia

Discovering Colorful Cartagena

It was the colors that drew Jin Chu-Ferrer to Cartagena, Colombia. Yellows and oranges and reds and blues and pinks and greens. Jin had been to some colorful places in the past — Hoi...

Becoming Expats: Mia, An American in Peru

Mia Spingola (@mambo773) From: Chicago, Illinois Currently living in: Lima, Peru Has also lived in: Buenos Aires, Argentina; Santa Marta, Colombia; Florence, Italy Best neighborhood to explore in Lima: Barranco Go-to cafe in Lima: Buenavista Cafe (purely for the view....

A Day in the Life of an English Teacher in Colombia

I’m on a bus, alone, on an unfamiliar road in the dead of night. I had resigned myself to sleeping in the airport in Barranquilla, Colombia, until a kind soul drove me around town...
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Photo Essay: A Journey Across South America

Through stunning imagery, Anna Borisenko takes us on a journey through South America -  from Colombia in the north to Argentina in the south; from Chile in the west to Brazil in the east. Last...
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Journey to Colombia

Every year, I seem to crave a travel adventure or two, and recently, my wanderlust took me to Colombia. I didn’t know much about the country before I left (only that it's infamous for...

A Journey to the Top of South America

Beth Meyer was born and raised in Atlanta, GA. She spent seven years working in event marketing in California before quitting her job in 2012 and setting off for a year around the world...