Taking a trip to Colombia? The hardest part is not the planning itself, but choosing which part of Colombia you want to see! Since Colombia is so diverse, a short plane trip can take you anywhere from whale watching on the Pacific Ocean, to exploring sand dunes in the desert, to trekking in snowy mountains, […]
Is there such a thing has a perfect city? Not at all. But the Caribbean port city of Cartagena, Colombia (also known as Cartagena de Indias) comes close. With its white sand beaches, 16th century fortress and old town, colorful colonial architecture, tropical climate, fairy tale charm, fresh seafood, and SO much more, it’s easy […]
Minca is a tiny, enchanting town nestled in the Sierra Nevada mountains. Located just behind the coastal town of Santa Marta, it’s a place that’s becoming increasingly popular on backpackers’ itinerary. My experience was probably very different to the average backpacker’s, however. But I couldn’t be more thankful for my mountain retreat in Minca and […]
A backpacking trip to the Caribbean coast in Colombia is not complete without a pit-stop at Palomino. Lots of travelers blowing in this part of town have mixed feelings about Palomino, is it really Colombia’s secret slice of paradise? Find out in my brief guide to Palomino, Colombia below. I was certainly feeling a bit […]
Punta Gallinas, a place I’ve never heard of but one I’ll never forget. Traveling to the northern most point of South America is no easy feat. But now having done it, it’s not as bad as it may seem. Just be ready for an incredible eye-opening desert adventure. Read about the latest travel tales + […]
We hurried on the bus that would take us from Tayrona National Park to Uribia, a small dusty town known as the cultural hub of the indigenous Wayuu people. I was already sleepy and it wasn’t even 9am. Sore from the hike back from Tayrona left me motionless in my comfy blue seat. My eyelids […]
The Caribbean coast called and said it was time for another adventure. So with a curious heart and a frugal budget, I left behind my rainy Bogotá home to spend 11 days on the sunny northern coast of Colombia. First destination: Parque Nacional Natural Tayrona – where we spent two days swaying in hammocks and […]
You probably have heard of Bogotá, Colombia, but have you ever heard of the lovely little town of Anolaima? I hadn’t either, at least not until our dear Colombian friend invited us to stay in his finca (country home). Anolaima is a place that maybe little known, but once you visit you’re sure not to forget it. […]
This time last year I was working two serving jobs in Tennessee, USA, trying to earn as much as I could before the start of my masters program in Europe. At the time, I had no idea where the program would lead me. Now a year later, I’m sitting here in my 10m² room in […]
I’m dedicating this page to keep track of my bucketlist for two reasons: Remind myself of the many amazing opportunities I’ve gotten to experience so far and; Inspire me to never stop exploring! So cheers to new adventures and life lessons, exploring the wonders of the world, meeting new people in new places, sharing experiences […]
Brittany Jane Sneller
Currently: Brussels, Belgium
Countries: 25 & counting!
Student in Humanitarian Action.
Travel enthusiast. Adventurer. Backpacker. Adrenaline seeker.
Animal lover. Cat meowmie.
Princess to her French prince.
Zelda fan for life. Mermaid wannabe. Mountains, sea, & sunshine.