Journaling The Journey

Los Roques, Venezuela – 5 Best Beaches

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Los Roques archipelago is a string of about 350 islands, cays, and islets scattered north of Venezuela in the Caribbean Sea.  This 128 kilometers  (80 mile) area offers an escape to pristine beaches, turquoise waters, and a laid-back island vibe.  Los Roques was declared a National Park in 1972 and is renowned for its diverse […]

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Bolivia: 8 Ways to Avoid Altitude Sickness

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Bolivia, the land of soaring peaks, vibrant cultures, and captivating history, beckons adventurers with its diverse landscapes. But for many, the initial excitement gets tempered by the fear of altitude sickness, a potential spoiler in this high-altitude wonderland. However, don’t let altitude anxiety deter you! With proper preparation and awareness, you can enjoy the Bolivian […]

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How to Get a Venezuela Visa Fast 2024

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Venezuela has always been high on our list for future destinations.  However due to the very difficult process of getting a tourist visa for the country, we had left this visit to one of our last 20 countries in the world.  And now with only 20 left, we needed to figure out how to get […]

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Galapagos on a Budget with some Luxury

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Many of us dream of going to the Galapagos Islands.  The thought of seeing animals and bird species not seen anywhere else in the world is certainly a huge draw.  Yet, instinctively so many people think that the price tag is well out of their reach.  Are the Galapagos Islands accessible on a budget?  Your […]

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Amazing Montevideo Street Art

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Montevideo is the capital of the second smallest country in South America – Uruguay.  It is an eclectic town with progressive views and a mini Buenos Aires feel.  The city is bursting with colors, most notably from it’s fantastic street art found all over the city. History of Street Art in Montevideo Church and state, […]

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