11 Awesome Things To Do In Cartagena

Destination Addict - Colourful buildings of Cartagena, Colombia

Situated right on Colombia’s Caribbean coast, the picture perfect city of Cartagena is a beautiful blend of old & new. Within the city walls there are plenty of colonial delights to be found & venturing outside or further afield you’ll find an array of things to do in Cartagena as well as pristine beaches where […]

Medellin – What To See In 4 Days

Destination Addict - Looking out over the barrios of Medellin, Colombia

Once one of the most dangerous cities on the planet, Medellin with its barrios that sprawl the mountains surrounding the city, its hip & chick neighbourhoods & its deep & complicated history showing everywhere, may shock you & surprise you but will certainly have you saying wow! Just soaking up the whole atmosphere & getting […]

Things To Do In Whistler When It’s Raining – Our Top 6

Destination Addict - Things To Do In Whistler When Its Raining

Whistler has endless activities and sports to do all year round but when the weather’s not on your side and it is just too drizzly to get up the hill or head out on a hike, do not fear! There are some great alternative activities and from these we have put together our top things […]

Top Travel Products – Tried And Tested After A Full Year Of Travelling

After a full year of travelling through Cuba, Mexico, Guatemala, Canada and Colombia we’ve put together a list of our top travel products which have really stood the test of time and been truly invaluable throughout our travels. From cycling around Cuba to visiting ancient ruins, beaches and jungle adventures in Mexico, hiking up mountains […]

10 Canadian Lakes That Will Blow Your Mind

Destination Addict - View of Garibaldi Lake, British Columbia, Canada - 10 Canadian Lakes That Will Blow Your Mind

Spending the summer in Whistler, BC, Canada and travelling into the neighbouring state of Alberta from there we were constantly blown away by the nature that surrounded us. The natural colour that lit up the landscape through the huge trees, impressive mountains and epic Canadian lakes just blew us away. Some lakes can be seen […]

Salento – A Taste Of Colombia’s Coffee Region

Destination Addict - Enjoying views over the Cocora Valley, Salento, Colombia

Salento, Colombia For us, a visit to Colombia’s coffee region was a must in a country that is the second largest producer of something we are so fond of, especially in the mornings – coffee! Salento ticked all of the boxes when we were looking at where we’d like to stay, lush, green rain forest, a […]

An Epic Road Trip – Icefields Parkway, Alberta, Canada

Destination Addict - Moraine Lake, Ablerta, Canada

The Icefields Parkway road trip was definitely on our minds whilst in Canada this year being blown away by the epic lakes, hikes and scenery every time we ventured out around where we were based in Whistler. After looking into a 7 day road trip driving over to Jasper and Banff, through the national parks […]

Boss It In Bogota – 8 Tips For Colombia’s Capital

Destination Addict - Street Art in Colombia's Capital, Bogota

Rough around the edges & admittedly not the prettiest city we have ever been to but we would encourage anyone visiting Bogota to see beyond the concrete & grime & really take the time to enjoy what there is to see. A city surrounded by mountains with a deep & complex history, there are representations […]

Heading to Whistler? Our Money Saving Tips For British Columbia’s Top Resort

Destination Addict - Catching the gondela up Whistler mountain on a powder day

Whistler Having done both a winter and summer season in Whistler there are some things that would have helped us out massively before going there to settle in. Whether you are going for a holiday or to spend the season there here are a few hacks, tips and information on Whistler that we gained from […]