Argentina, Culture

Argentina Culture – What is Mate?

MATE is embraced by all Argentina. If you wander around the streets and towns of Argentina, you will almost never  go a day without someone drinking mate or carrying their mate and a thermos around, or seeing someone at the park with their friends and family sharing mate. So what the heck is mate with… Continue reading Argentina Culture – What is Mate?

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Argentina, Travel

A Week in Córdoba – A Week to Remember

Welcome to the adventure of Córdoba! Initially I did this place wrong, but by the end of my week I learned how to visit this city accordingly, and I want to share the beautiful places I went here. Perhaps you would like to visit this beautiful area of Argentina. In these experiences, I found myself… Continue reading A Week in Córdoba – A Week to Remember

Uncategorized, Peru, Expat

UPDATE – Facing challenges living in Peru

So it has already been over a month since I have returned from my 5 week trip in Chile and Argentina, and what a challenge it has been to be back. I feel like I have not updated you all on my Peruvian living situations, because everything has been focused on my last trip. However,… Continue reading UPDATE – Facing challenges living in Peru

Argentina, Travel

16 Activities I did in Mendoza, Argentina

What could be better than fresh air, wonderful tasting food, cheap accommodation, bike rides through a calm city, and how can I forget to mention. WINE. Mendoza, Argentina home of their wineries and food! Que ricoooo! RERICO. My time in Mendoza was spent walking the city, biking and exploring, doing a little bit of hiking,… Continue reading 16 Activities I did in Mendoza, Argentina

Argentina, Travel

Couch Surfing in Mendoza, Argentina – Gone Wrong

My FIRST time using couch surfing didn't go the way I planned! So, I decided to try something new, maybe learn a little bit more, and meet a local while saving some money as well. I contacted him in Chile, he accepted my request, and when I left for Mendoza, I felt very secure and… Continue reading Couch Surfing in Mendoza, Argentina – Gone Wrong

Argentina, Chile, Uncategorized

Taking a bus from Santiago to Mendoza – Conflicts, Views, and Tips!

When I travel, I always have some type of "plan", but I always know things happen to get in the way of the "plan" so I am always ready to be flexible with what happens. I read up a lot on if it was worth buying a bus ticket from Santiago de Chile to Mendoza,… Continue reading Taking a bus from Santiago to Mendoza – Conflicts, Views, and Tips!

Chile, Travel, Uncategorized

5 reasons why I loved Santiago de Chile!

Has somebody ever told you not to do something because something is boring, not fun, not worth it or something along those lines, and then you do it and it was the best decision ever? That is how I feel about the city of Santiago in Chile. I originally was only planning on going to… Continue reading 5 reasons why I loved Santiago de Chile!