Spend Less. Travel More.

After visiting 12 countries on five continents and hearing people say that they wish they could travel like us, I realize that it’s time to share a bit about how we do it. People think we have tons of money, but that’s far from the case. We just travel with value in mind. In the…

7 Reasons to Visit Peru Now

#1 Lake Titicaca This is the highest navigable lake in South America. It lies on the border between Peru and Bolivia and it is beautiful! According to LakeTiticaca.com: Lake Titicaca is a sacred place for the Inca civilization, as the Incan mythology says that the first Inca king, Manco Capac, was born here. According to…

Hotels and AirBnB in Brazil

We spent 10 days in Brazil and visited three cities. We were a little nervous since one hears so many bad things about Brazil but we had an amazing time with no problems. Everyone we encountered (save one bus driver we asked for directions in Salvador) was kind and helpful. With that, I thought I’d…

On My List: Palenque San Basilio, Colombia

  I just read this article about an American Black woman living in Cartegena, Colombia. She mentioned that Palenque San Basilio is a town about an hour outside of Cartegena that was founded by maroons (people that escaped from being enslaved and set towns where Black people could live freely). I am a huge fan…