Our Travel time in Uruguay (&Brazil) – Budget Breakdown

By the time we reached the Colonia Express ferry, we were on our final legs of our trip in South America. Heading out to unknown Uruguay, and yes, even a little bit to Brazil. We did not plan that much anymore, just figured out what …

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Our travel time in Chile – Budget breakdown

A perfectly new asphalt road, lots of white,blue and red coloured flags, up end hostels with higher end prices: the moment we crossed the Bolivian border after our great adventure at Salar de Uyuni, we knew we had arrived in Chile. Chile was the second …

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Travel in Bolivia – our Budget Breakdown

While we were at lake Titicaca in Copacabana at the Bolivian side, we never thought we would make it to La Paz. Our bus was stuck for hours. That was our first contact with this special tiny country surrounded by big neighbours. Meet Bolivia. Bolivia …

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Travel in Peru – our budget breakdown

Peru was the first country I visited in South America during the Big Trip. Well, actually, the first one of them all. Peru is the gateway of the Andes, with lots of possible hiking at high altitude, cultural adventures, wildlife and of course: Macchu Picchu! For …

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Travel in Cambodia: our budget breakdown

Cambodia, the third country I visited in South East Asia (after Laos and Vietnam) during the Big Trip. Besides Angkor Wat, I did not really know what to expect. Yet, besides the nature, cultural relics and peaceful way of life after such horrendous historical events, the true …

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How to get Peruvian Soles

Ain’t no travel without money. On our arrival in Peru, we had some money, yet not in the correct currency: some euros (large notes of 100 and 50) cash, and our bank cards (one Maestro, one MasterCard and one Revolut MasterCard). Belgian financial institutions don’t do …

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