Classic Arroz Con Pollo Recipe

Arroz con Pollo is a staple on any Hispanic menu, although there are literally countless individual tricks and certain flair on the dish that varies depending on where the dish is being made, and by whom. “Arroz con Pollo” is, at it’s heart, a simple dish. Spanish for “rice with chicken”, that’s really all that has to be in the dish to be considered a… Read More


Best Backpacking Destinations In South America

Perhaps you want to travel to the most beautiful places in South America, but have no idea which country or destination to choose. Perhaps you’ve seen the beautiful photos of Patagonia, Machu Picchu, or the Amazon, and simply can’t decide. Does any of this sound like you? In reality, the perfect South America itinerary will feature a little bit of all of this! South… Read More

+ Medellin, Colombia

48 Hours in Medellín: A Guide to the City of Eternal Spring

Twenty-five years ago Colombia was teetering on the edge of failed statehood and Medellín, the Andean nation’s second-largest city was a narco war zone. This violence created a reputation that has long overshadowed the city’s history, vibrant culture, and absolutely stunning landscape. Only recently are international travelers discovering the gems hidden beneath the violence. These gems are making it hard for visitors to leave… Read More