Hiking and Shit Sandwiches: Tayrona National Park

This isn’t a comprehensive guide to Tayrona National Park, it’s the personal journey entries I took while camping. Forced to be with nature, away from wifi, lost in the jungle with only a book and a journal. The following are entries from the three days we hiked in Tayrona. Words spilled out of me, I thought I’d share. Enjoy!

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Monogamy is Dead

I don’t believe in monogamy. It doesn’t come from a bitter place, it comes from experience and observing relationships around me. I haven’t believed in it for a while now. The hurt a person feels after their partner is unfaithful can be avoided. We create these walls around relationships and when something goes wrong, our world collapses. Continue reading

Colombian Plastic Surgery, Diets, and My Personal Struggles

I had this epiphany in Cali. It’s like one day everything clicked and I realized all of the huge Colombian derrières are fake, everyone (or it seems like) has plastic surgery. Continue reading

Life in the Salsa Capital of the World: Cali, Colombia

I’ve felt unmotivated to write for over 2 weeks now. I’ve started about 5 different blog posts about cat calling (it’s BAD here), plastic surgery in Colombia, salsa dancing, traveling with a boyfriend, etc. Darien and I started a blog together. Also, started a YouTube channel. I haven’t felt compelled to post or finish any of them. It’s been a month of unfinished tasks. BUT one of my favorite months in South America.  Continue reading

Twenty Seven

Twenty seven years of life. It feels good. I refuse to say I’m old or “oh my god I’m so close to 30!” I have yet to even see my first grey hair. I see 40 and 50 year olds completing iron man races. I see 90 year old yoga instructors. I still feel so young. Continue reading

Viva Colombia Airlines, you really suck.

Just when I thought an airline experience couldn’t get worse than Spirit Airlines, Viva Colombia stepped up to the plate. Public Service Announcement: if you’d like to keep your sanity and your money, do not fly Viva Colombia airlines. You’re welcome in advance. Continue reading

Six Vegan/Veg Spots in Lima

OH MY GUAVA. If you’re veggie or vegan (or just like good food), PUT LIMA ON YO LIST. I’d come here again just for all the beautiful vegan food I’ve devoured. Here’s a list of 6 of my favorite spots as well as some VegTips for Lima at the bottom!

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