From Colombia to Panama: sailing the San Blas Islands

Sailing from Colombia to Panama: an adventure! Hi, I’m back! You might have noticed that I skipped a week with writing a blog. This time last week, I had just returned from a sailing trip. I arrived in a new country, a new hostel, with new people… I needed a break from the writing! In […]

The Caribbean coast: from Palomino to Tayrona to Minca

Adventures on the Caribbean coast! It was a busy week this week, with a lot of traveling. From Palomino to Los Naranjos, to Tayrona and back to Los Naranjos, and eventually to Minca. All of these places were really nice, and worth the visit. Haven’t read my travel diary from last week yet? Click here. […]

Caribbean island trip and a beach town

Welcome to my first week of freedom in the Caribbean islands and on the coast! It has been amazing, and I will take you along on my journey of this week. I have seen many places! Haven’t read my travel diary from last week? Click here. . Monday: adventure in Cartagena The Monday started with […]

A new phase in Cartagena: from host family to hotelroom

A new phase in Cartagena. When I started writing this blogpost, I wanted to call it “saying goodbye to Cartagena”. But that is not true! Next week, I’ll still be in and around Cartagena. It still feels like a goodbye though, goodbye to a phase. This is for two reasons. First of all, this week […]

My second week enjoying life while in Cartagena

Another week went by so fast while I was in Cartagena, I almost forgot to enjoy it… Kidding! I did enjoy it. A lot. Wanna read about my first week in Cartagena? Click here. Want to study Spanish abroad as well? Click here. . Monday: spa day while in Cartagena On Monday, the Swiss girl […]

Cartagena: everything I wanted in a city

New city, new adventures in my first week in Cartagena! I’m so excited for Cartagena, because of multiple reasons. The weather is nice, there is an ocean, the streets are colourful, and… this is the last city in which I have Spanish lessons! Although I love learning Spanish and I’m glad I did it, twelve […]

Medellín: Fancy coffee and a cable car in the dark

My last week in Medellín already, it went by so fast! I can’t believe it is already over. This week was a very fun week though, because one of my friends from Ecuador, R, came to Medellín as well! I had not seen her in two weeks, so it was time for us to have […]

Being in Medellín: a quiet week

Time flies when you’re having fun… and that statement has definitely been confirmed by this week. Wow. Already my second week being in Medellín! I will tell you all about this quiet, nice week that I spent being in Medellín. Want to read about my first week in Medellín? Click here. Do you also want […]

My first week in Medellín

This blogpost will inform you all about my first week in Medellín. New city, new country, new adventures! I’m ready to explore Medellín, my very first destination in Colombia. This city is (in)famous for its turbulent history, but nowadays, it’s supposed to be very safe, and a very lively city with friendly people. My first […]