Travel Guide To The Towns Of Lake Atitlán

A brief overview of the towns around Lake Atitlán, including the best things to do in each place and basic travel tips. Lake Atitlán is a must-see while traveling in Guatemala. From the natural beauty, to the endless fun activities available, to the affordable and charming culture, Lake Atitlán really hits all the requirements for …

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The Struggles And Triumphs Of Hiking Volcán Acatenango In Guatemala

The challenging yet insanely rewarding experience of hiking Volcán Acatenango, near Antigua, Guatemala. Hiking Volcán Acatenango was one of the hardest things I've ever done. It was also one of the most beautiful, mesmerizing and unforgettable things I’ve ever done, so the physical and mental struggle was worth it. After spending a month in Guatemala, …

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How To Visit Semuc Champey On A Budget

How to visit Semuc Champey, Guatemala, on a cheap backpacker budget without a guide. Semuc Champey is one of the most beautiful places in Guatemala. It is located in the middle of the jungle, where the natural world flourishes free from the constrictions of humankind. Well, almost free. As Semuc Champey becomes more and more …

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15 Best Things To Do In Panajachel, Lake Atitlán, Guatemala

The best things to do in Panajachel while traveling through the magical Lake Atitlán, Guatemala. Panajchel is the perfect starting point for a trip to Lake Atitlán, Guatemala. It is easily accessible from other nearby cities in Guatemala, such as Antigua, Guatemala City or Xela, and you can easily catch a local boat from here …

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How To Visit The Drakensberg On A Budget

The best way to explore the Drakensberg Mountains of South Africa while traveling on a budget. Ask any South African what areas of their country they recommend to travelers, and they will almost always mention the Drakensberg. Located in the KwaZulu-Natal Province of South Africa, the Drakensberg Mountains boast some of the most breathtaking views …

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Nduli Farm Life: East London, South Africa

For 10 days, Matt and I worked on a self-sustainable farm outside of East London, South Africa. We found this farm on Workaway, and had the educational but chilled experience we were hoping for. The owners, Vaughn and Pi, bought this hearty block of land after traveling the world and have been working hard to …

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Budget Travel Guide to Cape Town, South Africa

How to visit Cape Town on a budget, while traveling in South Africa. In just one short week, Cape Town catapulted itself to the top of my favorite cities list. It has gorgeous beaches, amazing hikes, delicious food, interesting animals, friendly people, and it's overall very affordable. I even managed to fit in wine tastings …

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