Street Art: Brighton, England

Continuing to highlight my fascination with street art of all kinds, here are photos I took in Brighton (UK).

Street Art: Spain

Continuing to highlight my fascination with street art of all kinds, here are photos I took around Spain.

Street Art: London, England

Continuing to highlight my fascination with street art of all kinds, here are photos I took in London.

Street Art: Perú

Continuing to highlight my fascination with street art of all kinds, here are photos I took in Perú. I have to admit I hoped for a bit more after the rich bounty I found in Ecuador.

Street Art: Salvador da Bahia

Continuing to highlight my fascination with street art of all kinds, here are photos I took in Salvador da Bahia in Brazil.

Street Art: Recife and Olinda

Continuing to highlight my fascination with street art of all kinds, here are photos I took in Recife and Olinda in Brazil.

Street Art: Rio de Janeiro

Continuing to highlight my fascination with street art of all kinds, here are photos I took in Rio de Janeiro in Brazil.

Street Art: Buenos Aires, Argentina – Part IV

Continuing to highlight my fascination with street art of all kinds, here are photos I took in Buenos Aires. Along with Valparaíso in Chile and Bogotá, Colombia, BsAs has been one of the best locations for street art. In my 4+ months stay I took about 450 photos. I will break them up into four parts. Here’s the fourth and final (also see [ Read more ]

Street Art: Buenos Aires, Argentina – Part III

Continuing to highlight my fascination with street art of all kinds, here are photos I took in Buenos Aires. Along with Valparaíso in Chile and Bogotá, Colombia, BsAs has been one of the best locations for street art. In my 4+ months stay I took about 450 photos. I will break them up into four parts. Here’s the third (also see part I[ Read more ]

Street Art: Buenos Aires, Argentina – Part II

Continuing to highlight my fascination with street art of all kinds, here are photos I took in Buenos Aires. Along with Valparaíso in Chile and Bogotá, Colombia, BsAs has been one of the best locations for street art. In my 4+ months stay I took about 450 photos. I will break them up into four parts. Here’s the second (also see part I). … [ Read more ]

Street Art: Buenos Aires, Argentina – Part I

Continuing to highlight my fascination with street art of all kinds, here are photos I took in Buenos Aires. Along with Valparaíso in Chile and Bogotá, Colombia, BsAs has been one of the best locations for street art. In my 4+ months stay I took about 450 photos. I will break them up into four parts. Here’s the first. And, if you are planning a … [ Read more ]

Travel Tips: Antarctica (Antártida) Travel Guide

I am one of the fairly small number of travelers who has been fortunate enough take a tour to Antarctica. Unlike for others, it hasn’t been a specific goal of mine for a very long time. Rather, as I started contemplating my lengthy travels in Central and South America, I started hearing about Ushuaia, the “end of the world.” Then I started to hear … [ Read more ]

Travel Tips: Buenos Aires Travel Guide

Here I will share some of the useful resources and, hopefully, insights I have into the popular South American city of Buenos Aires.

Travel Tips: Uruguay Travel Guide

General

  • I was in Uruguay in September 2011, during the off season and apparently in summer the country is overrun with tourists, many from Argentina. Thus, anything you read here may be completely different from the experience you can expect if you visit during high season.
  • Many of the hostels in Uruguay are Hosteling International affiliated so if you don’t already have a HI card it will

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Street Art: Chile

Continuing to highlight my fascination with street art of all kinds, here are photos I took in Chile. Again, I found a lot of good art around a university area I visited in Santiago, though the city has several universities and I forget which one this was. I also wish I had the time to visit the other university areas. I DID however, get to … [ Read more ]

Travel Tips: Bolivia Travel Guide

General Comments

Bolivia seems to be one of those countries that some people seem to really love while others think it is vastly overrated. It has one of the highest percentages of indigenous population and is one of the least developed countries in South America. Again, these two items are either pluses or minuses, depending on your outlook, or more likely both depending on … [ Read more ]

Street Art: Valparaíso, Chile

Continuing to highlight my fascination with street art of all kinds, here are photos I took in the port town of Valparaíso in Chile. This has, so far in my travels, been the best single location for street art. Walking around the city over 4-5 days, I took almost 400 photos! And, I probably missed quite a few.

Travel Tips: Peru

General Throughts on Perú

  • Perú is a paradise for those, like myself, who are interested in archaeological sites. Of course, it’s most famous for Machu Picchu, but there are SO many more archaeological sites to visit besides MP and I encourage you to do so.
  • Use iPerú, found in many tourist locations. It is a great source

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Street Art: Costa Rica

Continuing to highlight my fascination with street art of all kinds, here are photos I took in Costa Rica. I noticed significant differences in style between the Caribbean coastal areas and the rest of the country. The best single spot for street art, as is often the case, was near the university in San José.