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    11 Best Party Destinations in South America

    While we all might like to kid ourselves that we’re travelling merely to get immersed in culture, make connections with locals and see the wonders of the world, few of us are strong enough to turn down a good bit…

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    25 Unmissable Things to do in Medellín

    What travellers love about Medellín is that there are so many things to go and see that it’s reeeeeally hard to be bored in this city. I spent a total of 6 weeks here, and loved every minute. I’ve compiled…

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    Best bars, rooftops & clubs in Cartagena, Colombia in 2021

    Much like the array of food options in Cartagena old town and Getsemaní barrio, there are soooo many places to be considered for the best bars in Cartagena. We’ve broken them down into three categories – our favourite bars to…

  • The 9 best bars in Antigua, Guatemala

    The 9 best bars in Antigua, Guatemala

    For a relatively small place, Antigua is bursting with great bars, restaurants and cafés (check out our guide to the best cafes here). There’s a really good nice of locals, expats and tourists passing through the city’s drinking … Continue reading

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    Cali, Colombia: The home of Salsa dancing

    Cali, Colombia: the home of salsa! The climate is hot-hot-hot here, but during rainy season the weather can change to thunderstorms in an instant. Overall, we’d say Cali is pretty under-rated. Not many people put Cali in Colombian travel itineraries,…

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    Máncora, Peru’s surf and party capital

    Máncora is a pretty cool place. There are two sides to it, the tacky Magaluf-esque party side, which you’ll find to the south, and then the peaceful surfer vibes side, which you’ll find to the north (facing the sea, head…

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    Montañita & Ayampe: Ecuador’s surfing paradise

    Surfers’ paradise! Travellers flock to Montañita for sun, waves and partying all year round, and we thought it would be full of Aussies, but in reality most of the town’s revenue seems to come from the locals rather than the…

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    Córdoba, Argentina’s rebellious second city

    Córdoba is the second largest city in Argentina, and famous for its location deep in the rolling hills of Las Sierras de Córdoba. It’s another university city like Rosario, with around 200,000 students, so expect to feel old when ……

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    River beaches and hungover pedalo rides in Rosario, Argentina

    A vibrant student city, Rosario Argentina is known for its beautiful, youthful population and great LGBT-friendly nightlife. People in Rosario are so so friendly, and when they see your giant backpack they can’t wait to talk to you and find…

  • A Guide to Punta del Este, the Miami of Uruguay

    A Guide to Punta del Este, the Miami of Uruguay

    It’s hard to really judge this city because we went in October, when the resort is facing serious down-time. Things don’t pick up in Punta del Este until mid-November to January, so to say the place was dead is an…