South America

The land of mountains and moon valleys, caipirinhas and Caribbean beaches. No matter what you’re looking for, you’ll find it in the most biodiverse continent on the planet.

Bolivia travel blog, guide to La Paz, Sucre, Salar de Uyuni, Altiplano, Potosi.


Pink mountains, green lakes, cholita traditions and a sly bit of witchcraft, explore the weird and the wonderful across the cities and countrysides of Bolivia.

Brazil travel blog, Amazon jungle, Brazilian islands


In depth guides to traversing the Amazon rainforest and in depth guides to sourcing caipirinhas.

Uruguay travel blog, guides to Montevideo and Colonia del Sacramento


Famous for being a place that you sit on the beach and smoke legal marijuana. I’ve heard of worse reputations.

Travel blog guide to Paraguay, Asuncion


The wildest lands and the wildest people that South America has to offer.

Travel blog Peru, guides to Cusco, Machu Picchu, Lake Titicaca, Arequipa, Mancora, Lima


It may be the most well worn route on the tourist track in South America, but there’s a reason everyone wants to be in Peru. Climb mountains, live history, surf, eat, drink, pet all the llamas.

Full travel blog guide to budget travel in the Galapagos Islands

The Galapagos Islands

The number one spot on my bucket list, on the budget of an unemployed backpacker. Worth every second and every penny.

Full travel blog guide to budget travel in Easter Island, Rapa Nui

Easter Island

Curious and culturally unique, Easter Island, or Rapa Nui, should be at the top of your bucket list.

Ecuador travel blog


Jungles and craters, volcanoes and beaches, and access to the incomparable Galapagos Islands. Ecuador doesn’t always feature on the backpacker’s trail, but it absolutely should.

Travel blog Colombia, guide to Medellin, Cartagena, Santa Marta, Cali


Absolutely magical and absolutely mad, Colombia is my favourite country in the world. You could stay 30 years and not see everything it has to offer, but this will get you started.



Wild Patagonia, space-like deserts, wine regions, artistic hot spots and endless exploration opportunities. It’s all Chile.



Gigantic sheets of ice in Southern Patagonia, and gigantic Andean rocks shaping the Northern desert. Diversity is key,