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Visit Laos after CoVid

After 2 weeks in Vietnam, we found Laos little bit more quiet than what I remember from my previous trip, and the prices seem to have raised (we also upgraded the level of confort, while before I was mainly sleeping in dorms).We arrived in Savannaket, did the Thakhek loop, Vientiane,[…]

Vietnam 15 days

Northern Vietnam in 15 days

With our free 15 days visa we decided to focus on the Northern part of Vietnam (I already visited the South in 2017). We arrived to Hanoï, went for a cruise on Ha Long bay, then to Sa Pa and its amazing ricefields, did a 3 days loop around Ha[…]

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Budget to travel to Mexico

After 2 months in Colombia, we arrived in Cancun and visited Yucatan’s Peninsula and crossed the country from Chiapas to Guadalajara, from June 19th to August 9th. Note: We are a couple travelling for 1 year and we’ve already spent half of our time and budget and time (20000€ total).[…]

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1 month in Mexico

After 2 months in Colombia, we passed 9 days in Yucatan peninsula, and then 5 weeks to visit Chiapas, Oaxaca, Puebla, Mexico, the Pueblos Magicos of Querétaro, San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato and finally Guadalajara (total 42 days).

Hierve el agua

What to do in Oaxaca

After 2 months in Colombia, we passed 9 days in Yucatan peninsula and 7 days in Chiapas. Here is the detail of what we did in Oaxaca (4 nights in Oaxaca and 5 in Puerto Escondido).

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What to do in Chiapas

After 2 months in Colombia, we passed 9 days in Yucatan peninsula, and we have now 5 weeks left to visit Chiapas, Oaxaca, Mexico and Guadalajara regions.

Izamal

Yucatan peninsula by car

Arriving from Cartagena after 2 months in Colombia, we rented a car in Cancun for a 9 days road trip through Yucatan, Campeche and Quintana Roo. Here is our itinerary, places to visit and expenses.

COLOMBIA budget tourism

Budget to travel to Colombia

We passed 2 months in Colombia, travelling from the ecuadorian border to the caribeen coast, from April 17th to June 19th.

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2 months in Colombia

Arriving from Peru, we crossed the Ecuatorian border and arrived in Pasto. I’m sharing here our itinerary from South to North!

Tayrona

How to visit Tayrona

We founded hard to find information about Tayrona and how to visit the parc, where to start, what to visit, where to stay…

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Visit Laos after CoVid

Visit Laos after CoVid

After 2 weeks in Vietnam, we found Laos little bit more quiet than what I remember from my previous trip, and the prices seem to have raised (we also upgraded the level of confort, while before I was mainly sleeping…

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  1. Vietnam is much more modern than Laos, every hotel’s owner will help you for your next destination or any other…

  2. Thanks for the quick and helpful reply! We were also thinking of visiting Vietnam. How did you find travellin there…

  3. Hi Charlie! Well I traveled in Laos in 2017, and I must admit I found the country a bit “empty”…

  4. Hello Thanks for this great post. We are on a one year trip around the world and we’re planning to…

  5. Hi Indra and thanks for reading! I didn’t go to the mountain so I couldn’t tell you if it’s really…

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