Volcano Boarding in Nicaragua

Volcano Boarding in Nicaragua: The Ultimate Thrill Ride

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“This volcano was the first and most popular place to go volcano boarding in the world,” explains the tour guide as our 4×4 barrels through the overgrown nature on this backcountry dirt road, traveling towards Cerro Negro. “A famous international stuntman tried riding his bike down this volcano to break the world speed record, and […]

How To Experience The Best of Lake Atitlan

How to Experience the Best of Lake Atitlan

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If you’re thinking about visiting Guatemala, no doubt Lake Atitlan is on your radar. It’s one of the country’s biggest attractions, and with good reason! It’s a beautiful location, a tranquil lake surrounded by mountains and volcanoes. So what is there to do and see on here? Check out the best of Lake Atitlan and […]

Spotlight on Lake Atitlan: San Pedro, Guatemala

Spotlight on Lake Atitlan: San Pedro, Guatemala

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Each of the towns surrounding Lake Atitlan in Guatemala has its own personality. You’ll get a different vibe, a different crowd, different attractions, and a different experience depending on which you choose to visit. Even though they are all on the same lake, they are unique. And San Pedro La Laguna is the party town! […]

Hiking Volcan San Pedro

Hiking Volcan San Pedro

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At the base of Volcan San Pedro, the hike we’re about to begin seems manageable, not too high or intimidating. My guide must see the overt confidence on my face because he interrupts my thoughts by saying, “Yeah she doesn’t look like much from down here, but don’t be fooled. She’s a tough hike.” With […]

Hiking Volcan Tajumulco

Hiking Volcan Tajumulco

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After three hours on a chicken bus packed past the limit with Guatemalans and a few gringos, we get out and stretch our legs. With our overnight packs weighing down on our shoulders and hips, we head towards the start of the trail. We begin early this morning hiking up Volcan Tajumulco, eager to take […]

10 Reasons You Should Visit Costa Rica // Brittany from Boston

10 Reasons You Should Visit Costa Rica

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Costa Rica is a beautiful, vibrant, exciting country in Central America. Whether you visit the coast or in-land, it has plenty to offer. Here are 10 reasons you absolutely must visit Costa Rica: 1. You can swim in the basin of a waterfall! The exhilaration and satisfaction you will feel when slipping into the cool of […]