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Going crazy with a “Mad Max” experience in Paracas desert

Paracas represents the coastal desert region famous for Ballestas Island and Paracas National Reserve. Paracas national Reserve is one of the biggest protected desert reserves in South America; desert and ocean. It covers more than 3,000 kilometers of which 65% of it is sea and 35% is dry land and islands. It is considered one of the richest and most uncommon ecosystems in the world, but the attraction is not only its wildlife but also the beauty of the ocean and desert landscapes. We spent a day and a night here and we had the chance to experience a glimpse of what it can offer. After lunch, we rented some buggies and we started our mad driving adventure in the desert. We drove for 10 min to the Paracas National Reserve from our hotel, paid an entrance fee and started discovering the desert along the Paracas coast which was thrilling. We…

Hiking the Cies Islands

If you think about Spain’s islands what first pops into your head? Ibiza? Tenerife? But what if we told you that on the Atlantic Coast of Spain you can find some of the most beautiful islands in the world? If you don’t believe us, we invite you to take a tour of the Cies Islands with us and see the natural, untouched beauty that they have to offer. A few km away from the Galician city of Vigo,  lies the Cies Islands, an unspoiled paradise of green wilderness, white sand and turquoise-blue waters. These islands are designated as A National Park, therefore an protected area. There are technical three islands in this archipelago: the sought island – San Marino, The North island – Monteagudo, and in the middle – Do Faro, which is linked to Monteagudo by a stretch of sand known as Rodas Beach, one of the most beautiful beaches in…

Zanzibar | My top 12 travel tips

A lot of people are asking for advice on traveling to Zanzibar, so I decided to put together this little tips and tricks article to help you plan your own trip. The news are always showing the most negative aspects of the African continent, so it is not uncommon to feel nervous about going there. Honestly, I was a little nervous too before my trip. What you need to remember is that Africa is a huge continent, made of 54 countries and of course there are dangerous zones, but with little knowledge, these places can be easily avoided or managed. Zanzibar is not a dangerous island, but you have to know some little things before you go there. 1.Plan you trip before you go For sure you won’t have access to much information about this island, but don’t despair. With a little patience you will find anything you need to…