Poc-Na Hostel, Isla Mujeres, Mexico

If you are a backpacker travelling to Isla Mujeres in the need of cheap accommodation, look no further than Poc-Na!! I highly recommend! And also you don’t really have much other choice :p.  The hostel has various types of rooms, including dormitories for 8 – 4 people, and also private rooms. The all have different […]

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What to do in Montanita

What to do in Montanita? The charming Montanita is a great wee beach town full of life and delicious Nutella pancakes! It is one of the gateway towns to the ‘Poor Mans Galapagos’, a party hub, surfers “Las Vegas”, and just a great spot to relax! Beware though, while it is possible to stay here on […]

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Santa Marta Favela Tour (With or Without a Guide)
Michael Jackson and Christ Redeemer

I met an English and Irish couple in Rio de Janeiro while we were there for the Olympics, and they told us about the Santa Marta favela and the famous Michael Jackson statue that was there. I immediately wanted to go, and you should too! The Santa Marta favela is a favela/slum that was the […]

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Tubing in Palomino
Tubing in Palomino, Colombia

Palomino is a lovely little beach town, still pretty unknown to the tourist community in Colombia. Life here is quiet, slow, and local! I loved my time in Palomino, there is not a whole lot to do, which is great considering it is far too hot here to want to do anything. However, one pretty […]

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Where to stay in Jaipur
Ruby For in Jaipur

There are plenty of backpacker hostels and hotels in Jaipur, unlike other parts of India. I stayed at Jaipur Sundeck, which I highly recommend and have reviewed below, but I have also included hostels that my friends have stayed at and also recommend to help you decide where to stay in Jaipur.   Personally I […]

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