Travel Fails

Colombia’s Coffee Region (or, the one where we were trapped for 10 days in a small town)

Our first stop in the Coffee region of Colombia was stunning Salento. Salento is a small town surrounded by verdant mountains and Coffee Farms. We stayed at a lovely hostel on the outskirts of town that is also attached to a working coffee farm owned by an eccentric elderly English/Australian gentleman. As we stayed 3 […] Read more…

Chilly nights in mountainous Central Guatemala (or, the one where my passport was stolen on a Chicken Bus)

Our first stop after the humid and jungle covered North was in charming Colonial Antigua; the touristy gem in Guatemala’s crown. Antigua really is a beautiful town despite the tourists. It reminds me very much of San Cristobal de las Casas in Mexico which I hold dear to my heart. Cobbled streets, leafy squares, colourful […] Read more…