Planet Vagabond

A Bundle of Tips from Around-the-World Backpackers

RTW Around The World Backpacker Travels
Travelling from Uruguay to Brazil

by Victor B
2 Fellow Backpackers Travel Advice

The A to Z of Travelling From Uruguay to Brazil Including Buses and Visas

Buses From Punta Del Diablo (Including Going To Brazil) Finding bus schedules from Punta Del Diablo can involve a trip to the bus station which is a good walk from town, or a 15 pesos ride with the taxi-vans, so … Continue reading

Galapagos Travel Tips: Turtle

by Ross & MaryAnn
3 Fellow Backpackers Travel Advice

Galapagos Travel Tips

How to Get to Galapagos Islands Having decided to undertake minimal planning before undertaking our holiday, other than the flights from Heathrow to Guayaquil and then onto the Galapagos with one night’s accommodation, we very pleasantly surprised with how manageable … Continue reading

Salkantay Trek - Cattle on Salkantaypampa

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