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10 Of My Most Epic Adventures To Date

These epic adventures have fueled and satisfied my need for adrenaline on the road. Which have you tried, and which are still on your bucket list?

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4 Amazing Day Trips From Medellin, Colombia

Once touted as the world’s most dangerous city, Colombia‘s Medellin today is one travelers from all over the world can appreciate. That being said, what attracted me most to the city was its nearby experiences. From hiking to paragliding to […]

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Photo Journal: Lake Views From Colombia’s Piedra del Peñol

This photo was taken in Colombia, after climbing El Peñol, a 740-step monolith in Guatape. It was a great experience, especially as I was taking a break from traveling solo and having some adventures with friends (including the lovely Seattle’s […]

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Trip Notes: Is Colombia Safe For Travelers?

I’ve recently returned from two weeks traveling through Colombia, a dream destination for me ever since I backpacked through South America and didn’t make it there. In November 2014, however, I finally got my chance. A friend of mine from […]

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Paragliding In Medellin (AKA That Time I Hurled Myself Off A Cliff In Colombia)

Aguardiente. The unpleasant licorice-flavored spirit is all I can taste in my cotton mouth as I awake to a blaring 7am alarm. Blips of the night before play in my mind like a stomach-twisting drama as I attempt to figure […]