Why Central Europe is no longer as cheap as you think!

Why Central Europe is no longer as cheap as you think!

Why Central Europe is no longer as cheap as you think! Central Europe (and Prague, specifically) was where I started exploring the eastern side of where of the Iron Curtain had once separated Europe into two distinct parts. My first trip in 2000 brought me to a city...
Why I avoid backpackers when traveling!

Why I avoid backpackers when traveling!

Why I avoid backpackers when traveling! When I first started to travel as a student; I backpacked. Staying in a dorm with 8 other fellow budget travelers (or at times 30, like in Punta del Este, Uruguay) afforded me the opportunity to travel cheaply and meet people in...
Carnival in Rio de Janeiro – Stop 3 of the Dream Carnival

Carnival in Rio de Janeiro – Stop 3 of the Dream Carnival

Carnival in Rio de Janeiro – Stop 3 of the Dream Carnival Rio de Janeiro is also known as the ‘cidade maravilhosa’ (the ‘marvelous city’) and is one of the most mystical cities in the world. Mention the city’s name and the images of the Christ the Redeemer...