Finding a Job in South America

I wish I had useful tips on how to find a job in South America, like websites to use, a phone number to attempt to call, or strange buildings to…

The Psychology of Travel, Part 2

After my article last week looking at why travel is a basic human desire, I decided to play journalist and interview a few travel enthusiasts. My journalistic task was simple…

Psychology of Travel, Part 1

“Why do you travel?” It is a simple question but something I have been thinking about a lot while in Colombia, probably because every single person I meet asks “Why…

In Defense of Mornings

At 2:00 AM, my new Argentinian friends simply will not let me go to bed.  After a few hours drinking in the park, my time was up.  No, I am…

Yoga en Español

Travel is usually a series of unsettling movement- turbulent planes, tumultuous taxis, and hauling your luggage between cities and foreign living spaces.  How can a traveller remain balanced in a…