WanderingTrader

Travel Blogs

My travel blogs are written from my experiences traveling around the world, and they contain all the stories, tips, and awkward situations that I have gotten myself in. I have traveled to roughly 80 countries now and have visited all 7 continents. Traveling around the world has taken me to the from desolate deserts of Africa all the way to the tropical climates of Asia and South America.

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Is Medellin, Colombia Dangerous? Or Safe?

Cocaine In Colombia

Is Medellin, Colombia dangerous? Or is Medelin Safe?  That is the question I always receive from many people that realize I’ve decided to setup a home base here. Those considering a visit to Medellin for business or pleasure for the first time still have that aging question in the back of their minds. The truth […]

The Top Things To Do In Brazil: Tourist Attractions

Bundas in Brazil

The top things to do in Brazil include many things that most people wouldn’t even think of. Now that the World Cup has finished I thought it would only be fitting to do a post on what I considered to be the best things see in Brazil. Would it really surprise you to know that […]

Cost Of Living in Medellin, Colombia: Penthouse Edition

Cost Of Living in Medellin, Colombia: Penthouse Edition

The cost of living in Medellin, Colombia has remained quite low over the last few years. Whenever I travel throughout the world I always rent a furnished apartment, to create myself a home base. This has been a requirement for me, as I am still actively day trading a traveling around the world. Reliable internet for me […]

Learning How To Speak Ecuadorian Spanish: Spanish Expressions (with video)

Learning How To Speak Ecuadorian Spanish: Spanish Expressions (with video)

It is time to learn how to speak Ecuadorian Spanish! Ecuadorian Spanish basic expressions have a slight twist. Some words are mixed with the indigenous Quechua language. Although I only visited Quito the people in Ecuador also seem to have a different accent as well. While on our cruise to the Galapagos Islands with Quasar Expeditions (check them out by the […]

How To Score Cheap Airfare by Leveraging Layovers!

It seems that all the online air fare websites do these days is display the rack rate fares of multiple airlines, with no true savings to be found anywhere.  For those of us looking for a convenient way to scoop a cheap fare without setting your alarm for 2:59am on a Tuesday night, and praying […]

Visiting the Top Tourist Attractions in South America

Streets Of Paraty, Brazil

The top tourist attractions in South America have been signed, sealed, and delivered. To the depths of Patagonia. The uniqueness of the Galapagos islands. From the Paris of the South to the Colombia’s new identity. Even the forgotten Guiana’s. Visiting every country in the world has always been one of my goals. Over the last […]

Why I Won’t Be Visiting Ecuador Again Anytime Soon

Quito Ecuador

This probably isn’t a fair assessment. Especially because how I felt about Quito. And the fact that I only spent a total of 4 days on mainland Ecuador. But the fact of the matter is that there isn’t anything overly special in Ecuador (besides Galapagos) that can’t find anywhere else in Latin America.  Many will […]