Packing List for Tayrona National Park

The ultimate list of what to pack for a stay in Tayrona National Natural Park in Colombia.


An Update about Oats Abroad

This blog was originally created to share our RTW trip with family and friends at home. While researching beforehand and…


What to do in Cusco, a city packed with history, llamas and friendly people. It is the gateway to the Inka Trail, but should not be underestimated. You’d be sorry if you merely passed through in a hurry and missed out on all the colourful amazingness the former Incan capital has to offer.

Cartagena – the Jewel of the Caribbean

Our stint in Cartagena felt like a holiday from the holiday – we spent time at the beach; wandered the streets to admire the architecture; took the tourist bus around town, because it was too hot to walk much; and cooled down with maybe one too many beers. If you are keen to visit, but don’t really know what to do search no more, but trust the following mini-guide for a few days in the beautiful walled city.