On our Central American adventure, we crossed every border on our own and with public transport. Along the way, we picked up some insights and had some experiences which we hope will be useful for any traveller following a similar route.
With only a few days left in Colombia, we wanted to go out on a high. And as so often on this trip, climbing a volcano was the answer. And within Azufral, we found a gorgeous lake perhaps more at home in Iceland than in Colombia.
The Costa Rica-Panama border crossing is relatively simple to do independently. Here's our guide on the transport, and the fees when crossing rom Puerto Viejo to reach Bocas del Toro, Boquete or David City.
Every hostel has one, some have several, and you can be one too - here are 11 quick-fire ways to become the biggest d*ckhead in your hostel.
Overheard conversations in hostels and on public transport have revealed to me that there are a myriad of myths and misunderstanding surrounding malaria and the need to protect ourselves. Here is a guide to help you prepare for your next adventure.
So, you want to hit the road? Unless you have an over-sized piggy bank with the past ten years' Christmas money and a novelty smashing hammer, then there's going to have to be some tough decisions and sacrifices.
For anybody who loves to travel, and wants to get a little deeper into a Spanish-speaking country, then knowing more of the language is a must. Here are our top tips on picking a school.
From the velvety waters to the courteous officials, the transition from the shores of Belize to those of Guatemala encapsulate the character of this nation.