A Guide To Sailing San Blas Islands, Panama

San Blas Islands

I first heard of the San Blas Islands of Panama in 2010, when during my first trip to Peru I met travelers who were on a long term trip across Central and South America. After looking at some photos, I decided that when the time came for me to travel long term around the continent … Read more

A Guide To Bocas Del Toro, Panama: 12 Best Things To Do

things to do in Bocas del Toro Panama

Bocas del Toro is the kind of place leaves most travelers wanting to return for more. Despite being one of the most popular tourist destinations in Panama, much of it is undeveloped, and there’s a super laid-back feeling wherever you go. Add to this the indigenous culture still alive and well in this part of … Read more

A Guide To Portobelo, Panama

Portobelo Panama

Often used as a base by sale boats headed to San Blas, Portobelo is actually a nice tourist destination in its own right. This now small fishing town is a charming place with a few interesting historic sites. It is surrounded by thick jungle it and provides easy access to some lovely, secluded beaches on … Read more

15 Best Things To Do In Panama

places to visit in Panama

With all the things to do in Panama, it’s easy to see why it’s becoming a travelers’ favorite.  Panama is a fun country to visit. Despite the heat and humidity of Central America that make traveling to Panama at times very tiring, you are bound to enjoy this country, which has a lot to offer. … Read more

What To Expect When Volcano Boarding Cerro Negro, Nicaragua

volcano boarding

Volcano boarding is one of the most exhilarating things to do in Nicaragua. Known as the land of lakes and volcanoes, Nicaragua is home to 19 active volcanoes. Of these, a few surround Leon and some are close to Granada, and two make up Ometepe Island. With so many volcanoes, pretty much any time you … Read more

15 Cool Things To Do In Granada, Nicaragua

Granada Nicaragua

There are many cool things to do in Granada, Nicaragua. Not to be confused with the Andalusian city, this Granada is among the most interesting places to visit in Central America; the kind of place where you plan to stop for 3 days and end up wishing you had more time.  The city is truly … Read more

A Complete Guide To Ometepe, Nicaragua


If you are traveling to Nicaragua, you definitely can’t miss Ometepe.  A volcanic island in the shape of an 8, Ometepe is home to two active volcanoes (Concepción and Maderas). It’s the kind of place where you will find lush vegetation; beautiful small beaches; a lagoon; archeological sites and plenty of wildlife. Yet, what you’ll … Read more

All The Nicaraguan Food You Should Try

Nicaraguan food

Nicaraguan food isn’t nearly as popular and well known as that of other countries on the continent (think Guatemala or Mexico). Yet, if you decide to visit, you will be pleasantly surprised by the variety, the flavors, and the wholesomeness of it.  I have been to Nicaragua 3 times – it’s one of my favorite … Read more