How to Visit Merida, Venezuela

Merida, Venezuela has a little piece of my heart. I was there for about two months in 2016, and I wholeheartedly believe that it’s one of the most underrated travel destinations in the world. My trip to Venezuela seems to shock and intrigue a lot of people. I encourage anyone and everyone who is interested …

3 Ways to Get your Adrenaline Fix in Merida, Venezuela

Venezuela is a country that is low on most traveller’s radars. Political instability, crime, and poverty are unfortunately factors that tend to keep tourists away. Fortunately, for the traveller who dares to brave Venezuela, there are many ways to up the adventure factor even more and get your adrenaline pumping! Read more: How to Visit …

Los Llanos, Venezuela in Photos

Los Llanos, or the plains region in Venezuela, felt to me like stepping into a whole other country. It did not have the breezy Latin American feel that Merida did. Instead, I felt like if I didn’t know any better, I’d think we had somehow transported across the Atlantic to Africa. Los Llanos blew me …

Merida, Venezuela: The Most Underrated Travel Destination

Often, when one thinks of Venezuela, images of drug cartels and violence seem to come to mind. For me, Venezuela is synonymous with beautiful scenery¬†and warm, hardworking people. Venezuela has been struggling with economic and political problems for years now.Hyperinflation, violent crime, and political unrest are all very real. While there is too much history …