New Zealand
New Zealand Oceania Travel

How to Experience New Zealand by Bike

Photo by Kristen Koss. This guest post was written by Allison Hail. With its well-established cycling trails, incomparable scenery, and rugged natural topography, New Zealand is a biker’s delight.  Here are some tips on how to experience New Zealand by bike. Planning: Choosing destinations, Avoiding crowds. New Zealand has a small population relative to its …

Panama to Colombia
Lifestyle Travel

6 Ideas for Making Friends While Solo Traveling

I enjoy solo traveling. It’s a fun, liberating and rewarding experience. Even though I travel alone, there are few times when I’m actually without company.  Making friends while solo traveling can be easy because there is always a new friend to meet, someone to share an experience with or a stranger who can’t wait to …

Colombia's Caribbean Coast
Colombia South America Travel

Top Experiences on Colombia’s Caribbean Coast

From Colombia’s Caribbean coast to the vibrant cities of Bogota and Medellin, this country is such a diverse and fun place to explore.  In the Northern region, you can’t miss Cartagena, and in my opinion, no trip to Colombia would be complete without experiencing the magic that is Parque Nacional Natural Tayrona.  Whether you have …

Bocas Del Toro
Central America Panama Travel

Island Hopping Adventures in Panama

With beautiful landscapes, diverse culture and a strong connection to the sea – there is no shortage of island hopping adventures in Panama. I spent two weeks in April in Panama, starting in Bocas del Toro before traveling to a cloud forest in Valle Las Minas in the Chiriquí Province.  There is lovely flower garden …