Posted in Argentina ecotourism

Stunning landscapes of Patagonia

Patagonia would be my last adventure before returning to my home country of Colombia. I found a well priced flight… read more Stunning landscapes of Patagonia

Posted in Colombia

Visiting a coffee farm in Colombia

My dear friend Jennifer from Oakland came to see me in Colombia.   We first saw each other in Medellin… read more Visiting a coffee farm in Colombia

Posted in Morocco

Mountains, Deserts, and Enchanting Cities

I started my trip in MARRAKECH, it had always been high on my list.  When I arrived it seemed a… read more Mountains, Deserts, and Enchanting Cities

Posted in Europe

My whirlwind tour of a few European cities

This is definitely not the way I like to travel.  I hate going through places in a hurry, just sight-seeing… read more My whirlwind tour of a few European cities

Posted in Russia

Russia, unexpectedly kind

I admit that I too had been influenced by the media on the tensions between Russia and other countries, most… read more Russia, unexpectedly kind

Posted in Mongolia

Road trip in Central Mongolia and the Gobi

ARRIVED IN ULAANBAATAR, CAPITAL OF MONGOLIA I took train #K23 from Beijing to Ulaan Baatar; which was very clean and… read more Road trip in Central Mongolia and the Gobi

Posted in Mongolia

Hunting with Kazakhs and Eagles in Mongolia

This was high on my list, ever since I’d learned about it on the Netflix show “Departures”. I knew that… read more Hunting with Kazakhs and Eagles in Mongolia

Posted in China Lessons learned

Learning Kung Fu

KUNG FU & ZEN, two words that I never thought could go together but now I believe they should never be… read more Learning Kung Fu

Posted in Japan

Two perfect weeks in perfect Japan

The train attendant enters the coach and bows to all passengers before she begins to check everyone’s tickets. Everyone from… read more Two perfect weeks in perfect Japan

Posted in ecotourism Japan

How to trek Mt Fuji by yourself

I managed to trek to the top of Mt Fuji during the high season, almost all by myself.  How did… read more How to trek Mt Fuji by yourself