EXPLORING THE MOST DANGEROUS BARRIO IN MEDELLIN, LA SIERRA

Colombia has always fascinated me, and not only after I’ve seen the popular Netflix show Narcos. I’ve just always been fascinated by this country. The history, the people, the food, and everything in between. So when I was looking for a new home base, it was easy to pick Medellin as a choice of interest. Medellin has A LOT of …

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WHEREVER YOU LOOK, YOU SEE HOPE, A WALK THROUGH MEDELLIN COLOMBIA

It’s no secret Medellin, Colombia has some rough history, but it’s one thing to read about the history or watch a popular TV show like Narcos than to actually go there and experience the history for yourself. This week with Medellin Soul Tours I had a chance to experience not only some of the history of Medellin but also the …

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COOKING AROUND THE WORLD: THAI TOM YUM SOUP

Things are getting pretty warm here in Colombia, but that’s no excuse not to eat soup. I’m the kind of person that can eat soup all year round, especially when it’s a delicious soup like Tom Yum. Tom Yum is one of the better known Thai recipes and can be found on the menu of every Thai restaurant. It is …

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10 CRUISE TIPS FOR FIRST TIME CRUISERS

Do you remember going to school for the first time, or riding your bike, driving a car? I’m sure you had some fear in you. It’s scary doing something for the first time. Especially if you’re doing it alone. I’ve been on quite a few cruises by now but I remember that feeling I got the first time I booked …

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5 REASONS TO TRY INDOOR SKYDIVING

I’ve been real skydiving before and I absolutely loved it. I loved it so much I went multiple times and now I have “getting my skydiving certificate” on my bucket list. So when I saw that there was an indoor skydiving center near Tampa where I’ve been staying, I didn’t even think about batting my eyes twice I just went!Here’s …

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COOKING AROUND THE WORLD: ITALIAN EGGPLANT LASAGNA

OK who doesn’t love some lasagna? It’s one of those delicious comfort foods that mom always made and you felt super warm inside afterward. But now as an adult, I don’t actually eat a lot of pasta. A lot of it has to do with my taste buds changing, and also I’m watching what I eat (we can all skip …

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