Topic: Travel Tips

Antarctica: 12 Lessons From My Journey to the White Continent

Antarctica

Of my many travel goals, and there are many, the top one has been to visit every continent. And while I still have yet to complete this goal, when presented with the opportunity to travel to Antarctica, I jumped at the chance. The journey was everything I expected and more, and along the way I

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Argentina Weather, When To Go, What To Pack + More by Region

Argentina Weather Travel Information

High peaks of the Andes give way to awe-inspiring glacial lakes, acclaimed vineyards, endless vistas of Pampas grasslands, and iconic Patagonian wilderness; this is Argentina. The thunderous Perito Moreno Glacier in the south to the immense Iguazú Falls in the north continue Argentina’s extensive list of natural wonders. A place where gaucho cowboys preserve the

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Best Way to See the Galapagos Islands: Cruise or Land-Based?

Best Way to See the Galapagos Islands Knowmad

One of the most common and important questions when planning a trip to the Galapagos Islands is whether to do an expedition-style cruise or a land-based Galapagos trip.  The answer really depends on your own personal travel style and what you most want to experience during your trip to the Galapagos. Knowmad Adventures Galapagos Trip

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4 Unique Experiences + What to Pack For A Trip to Ecuador

Knowmad Adventures - What to Pack for a Trip

On a recent Knowmad Adventures research trip in Ecuador Tara and Renee wandered the ancient cobblestone streets of Quito, chased butterflies in the cloud forest, cantered through the pastoral grounds of a former president’s hacienda in the Andes, and danced with blue-footed boobies in the Galapagos Islands. Their adventures included stays at the regal Casa Gangotena

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Picture Perfect: The Photojojo Phone Lens for Travel

Enter to Win - Knowmad Adventures + PhotoJojo

A photo can take an ordinary moment and make it an extraordinary piece of your personal story. It’s not that undocumented memories are any less important, but life has a way of moving from one event to another without pausing to stop, therefore just the action of standing still and taking a photo reminds us

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