South America

South America

  • El Crator- The Underground Volcano

    Pululahua Crater The underground volcano outside of Quito On our visit to Ecuador’s capital, we ventured outside of Quito about…

    by Lainie Liberti
  • Oswaldo Guayasamin-Oppression, War & Human Suffering

    A Conviction of Conscience Some Say Indigenous Expressionism – I Say Haunting Impressions Oswaldo Guayasamin Hands down, the highlight of…

    by Lainie Liberti
  • Waiting for the Lady to Blow her Top

    Tungurahua When we got to Baños we thought we might need to leave, because the week before, people had to wear…

    by Miro Sevin Siegel
  • Our Casita

    I wrote this during the month we were living at the beach in Montañita, Ecuador. We were ‘unplugged’ from the…

    by Lainie Liberti
  • Podcast Episode #26 – A One Year Commitment to Serve Humanity

    1 Year For the World - Volunteering Around The Globe - Service brings joy: Episode #26 we speak with Alisha…

    by Lainie Liberti
  • San Cipriano – Contrasting Realities

    The Experience Our experience in San Cipriano was one of the highlights of our travels through Colombia. However there is…

    by Lainie Liberti
  • Cali Sizzles

    Hot, hot, HOT! Salsa is Cali’s lifeblood. This is a city that’s as hot as the weather, passionate as the…

    by Lainie Liberti
  • Popayán – The White City

    Tradition of White Miro and I were so lucky to spend a couple of wonderful days in the beautiful city…

    by Lainie Liberti
  • Museo El Castillo – A Tragic Story

    The Castle One afternoon in Medellin, we were strolling through the outskirts of the El Poblado neighborhood, we stumbled upon…

    by Lainie Liberti
  • Our Colombia in Pictures [PHOTO ESSAY]

    What does Colombia look like? 3 months, 12 cities, 48 photos, 2 videos = Our Colombia! Every picture tells a…

    by Lainie Liberti
  • Big, big, bigger Botero

    Fernando Botero Here’s a little post I wrote on Botero. My mom was behind on the posts, so I offered to…

    by Miro Sevin Siegel
  • Street Art in Baños Part 2

    Graffiti + Street Art = Culture Words and symbols are all around us. Sometimes they are part the environment but…

    by Lainie Liberti
  • Colombia – A Tasty Wrap Up

    One of the best things about traveling is the opportunity to experience new and exciting foods. The flavors of Colombia…

    by Lainie Liberti