Planet Vagabond

A Bundle of Tips from Around-the-World Backpackers

RTW Around The World Backpacker Travels
Cerro Rico in Potosi, Bolivia

23/12/2012
by Jess
2 Fellow Backpackers Travel Advice

Koala Den Potosi, Bolivia

Visiting Potosi, Bolivia The overwhelming percentage of travelers who stop in the town of Potosi, Bolivia do so just for a few days to take the exhilaratingly authentic tour of the city’s silver mine. While Koala Den (Potosi) conveniently organizes … Continue reading

Atrium of La Dolce Vita in Sucre Bolivia

20/03/2012
by Jess
0 Fellow Backpacker Travel Advice

La Dolce Vita in Sucre, Bolivia

La Dolce Vita in Sucre: A Backpackers Hostel Whenever we’re traveling in a cramped overnight cross-country bus, the wish that I have in the back of my mind the entire time is that we’ll arrive in a clean, comfortable hostel … Continue reading

Salkantay Trek - Cattle on Salkantaypampa

16/11/2011
by Jess
4 Fellow Backpackers Travel Advice

Salkantay Trek to Machu Picchu

Salkantay Trek to Machu Picchu I have to admit that I was a bit nervous about how I would fare on a five-day trek through the Andes.   After all, at 3600 meters in Cusco, I was huffing and puffing … Continue reading