South America


Last updated: 09/13/17If you’ve ever seen the movie “Up” then you’ll be happy to know that the mountain from that movie is inspired by Mount Roraima in Venezuela! Located in Canaima National Park, Mount Roraima is the highest Tepui (table mountain) in the entire area. I joined a tour group from Santa Elena where we would be doing a 6-day trek up Mount Roraima. Mount Roraima has a triple border at the top with Venezuela, Brazil, and...

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Last updated: 09/13/17I knew I was in for one crazy adventure when I was about the cross the Brazilian border to Guyana. After clearing immigration in Guyana, I purchased a seat on a beat up van that was headed for Georgetown. The van itself was cramped and without air conditioning, it truly was one hot and uncomfortable ride. The poor road conditions prevented us from getting any sleep either. Sadly, this was the good part. Getting...

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Last updated: 09/6/17Traveling through Guyana, Suriname, and French Guiana is for the brave because it certainly is not easy nor is it comfortable. During my one year trip around the world, I would rank it as one of the most difficult journey I have ever done. However, if you’re up for adventure and want to travel to a place that rarely gets any tourist, then use this guide to help you complete this journey. You can start this by land...

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Last updated: 09/6/17Never would I have imagined my round the world trip would take me to the world’s highest waterfall. Known to be one of the most dangerous countries in the word, few have dared to enter Venezuela to see this natural beauty. However, after thorough research, I discovered it was possible to enter Venezuela safely and see this waterfall. The Journey to Angel Falls The only way to see Venezuela’s iconic waterfall is by...

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How to Safely Enter Venezuela

How to Safely Enter Venezuela


Posted By Kendrick on Aug 22, 2017

Last updated: 08/22/17Venezuela is known to be one of the world’s most dangerous country. Knowing this, why would you want to go there? Venezuela is the home to the world’s highest waterfall, Angel Falls, as well as Mount Roraima, which is the mountain that inspired the film “Up”. Their Canaima National Park is also incredibly beautiful. If you like beaches, Venezuela may be a place you want to visit. However, you might ask yourself...

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Last updated: 08/22/17Traveling through Colombia was an absolute delight for me. It is hands down one of my favorite countries in South America. Not only is Colombia fairly safe, it is also cheap. It is actually cheaper to eat out than to cook your own meals. Complete 38 days Colombia spending breakdown Flight from Medellin to Bogota – 14,280 COP ($7.14 CAD) and 4500 Avios Miles Canadian Reciprocation Fee to Colombia – 190,000 COP...

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