Journal

6 Myths About South America Debunked

Being a Colombian living in North America means that many, many times I have to listen to some of the most ridiculous myths about South America. Here's a summary of what I've had to explain: 1. All South American food is spicy. WRONG. Just because Mexico has...

Costa Rica

Adam Nagy and Helen Frances took a trip to Costa Rica and drove around the northern part of the country. After many hours of driving, exploring and some scary moments, they got to see the beautiful wildlife and nature of the country. Here are some...

Uruguay: More Than A Pot Smokers Paradise

When considering travel destinations in South America, people might include Brazil, Peru, Chile, Argentina or Colombia in their list of top options. But how about a tiny country with pristine beaches, a former gun-wielding guerilla as president, and social policies that are the envy of...

13 Unbelievable Landscapes in South America

We've shown you some of the most incredible landscapes of Canada, the United States, and Southeast Asia, and now here are 13 of South America's most unbelievable vistas. When it comes to breathtaking landscapes, South America truly has it all: from deserts to rainforests and...

9 Incredible Brazilian Beaches

Last week, we showed you some of the most amazing beaches in South America; now, we thought we'd put the focus on 9 incredible Brazilian ones (because, truth be told, many of the continent's most spectacular beaches are to be found in beautiful Brazil). Are...

Travel Stories Round-Up

Happy Friday, everyone! Here’s our weekly round-up of some of the best travel-related articles online for you to enjoy. If you’ve got a story you’d like to share for an upcoming round-up (it can be your own!), be sure to follow us on Twitter @HayoMagazine and tag your...

How to Become a Travel Expert: An Interview with Kate Thomas

We sat down in Venice Beach with the beautiful and talented travel expert Kate Thomas to share some thoughts on her experience as a travel writer and video producer and how to become a travel expert. Kate's website Travel With Kate is mainly focused on...