Tag: Beach

Koh Rong Sanloem: An Amazing Island on Cambodia’s Coast

When most people think of the beach in southeast Asia they think of Thailand. Malaysia. Maybe even Borneo. But Cambodia? Cambodia isn’t generally associated with good beaches, yet is has […]

Sihanoukville: A Gross Stop En Route to Paradise

Sihanoukville is located in southern Cambodia, along the country’s quite small stretch of coast. While Lonely Planet generously says it “certainly won’t win a beautiful city contest,” the photos and […]

Colombia’s Caribbean: Santa Marta & Costeño Beach

Country Colombia | Dates August 7-9 | Accommidation Casa Carolina (Santa Marta) & La Brisa Tranquilla (Costeño Beach) [Read My Review] Santa Marta is a popular destination on Colombia’s Caribbean coast mostly because it’s […]

Multi-colored tents on the beach in Canoa Ecuador.

Bright Beach Tents of Canoa Ecuador

Location Canoa Ecuador | Dates July 24-26 | Accommodation Coco Loco Canoa Ecuador was one of my favorite destinations, both because I love the beach and because it was an amazing beach. Located at around […]

Decorative surfboard on boardwalk next to long blue ocean Montañita.

Montañita: Where the Party Meets the Beach

Country Ecuador | Dates July 12 – July 14 | Accommodation Selina Montañita We took an early taxi to the bus station in Guayaquil with 2 girls from our hostel, and were not pleased to […]

Punta Del Este’s Frightening Fingers

Country Uruguay | Dates May 11-13 | Accommodation F & F Hotel/Hostel We grabbed a cab to the bus station in del Diablo, mainly because we were going with a girl from our hostel […]

Empty beach with pink building in the background.

Punta del Diablo: Off-Season Offerings

Country Uruguay | Dates May 9-11 | Accommodation El Diablo Tranquilo Playa Suites Punta del Diabo is located off northeast coast of Uruguay, less than 30 minutes from the border with Brazil. In […]

Paraty & Trindade: Beach, Brigadeiros and Blood

Country Brazil | Dates April 27-29 | Accommodation Che Lagarto Hostel, Macabéa hostel e Pousada Paraty is a beautiful historical town on the water. White houses and buildings, brightly painted doors and lampposts line cobblestone […]

Wooden plank bride in green grasses in Paraty Miram Brazil.

Paraty Miram: Wrong Bus, Right Hostel

Country Brazil | Dates April 26-27 | Accommodation ReMo Hostel After a morning at the beach in Ubatuba we trekked 30 minutes to town with our bags to the bus. We made it […]

Girl sanding in the water of Praia Do Pruirim breach in Ubatuba Brazil.

Beaches of Ubatuba, By Way of Rental Car

Country Brazil | Date April 25 | Related Post On Ubatuba We awoke early, bruised from the excessively hard hostel beds. We snuck (ran) out of the hostel to pick up our rental […]