How to travel overland from Guyana to Suriname

How to travel overland from Guyana to Suriname

While flying between Guyana and Suriname is expensive, traveling overland is cheaper, more interesting, and fun. Here I tell you how to cross from Guyana to Suriname overland or vice versa. Even though this is one of the easiest and safest borders I’ve crossed outside the European Union, there are only a few articles about […]

Uncovering the Wonders of the Amazon: An Adventure Guide to Guyana

Uncovering the Wonders of the Amazon: An Adventure Guide to Guyana

From the vast savannas to the deep rainforest, few countries on earth offer adventure and natural experiences as raw as those found in Guyana. From the first moment I stepped off the plane, I felt I was at the gateway to the Amazon. The temperature was hot and humid, soaking my shirt with sweat. At […]

How to Plan a Day Trip to Kaieteur Falls: A Step-by-Step Guide

How to Plan a Day Trip to Kaieteur Falls: A Step-by-Step Guide

Surrounded by complete wilderness, visiting Kaieteur Falls is a once-in-a-lifetime experience. Here is everything you need to know to plan a trip to Kaieteur Falls in Guyana. As the plane flew over Kaieteur Falls, I felt a sense of wonder that was difficult to put into words. The beauty of the falls came into view, […]

Best things to do in Georgetown Guyana

Stabroek Market - Best things to do in Georgetown Guyana

Georgetown is a city full of surprises, a melting pot of cultures and cuisines that’s as diverse as it is exciting. Stepping off the plane in Georgetown, I was immediately hit by a wave of heat as intense as the city’s vibrant atmosphere. As a Colombian visiting the “Caribbean of South America,” I was curious […]

Preserving Guyana’s Pristine Landscapes: A never-ending challenge

aerial view of Guyana rivers

Guyana is a good example of how wildlife protection should be done, but deforestation and mining make this task difficult. Visiting Kaieteur Falls in Guyana for the first time was an unforgettable experience. The sight of water plummeting nearly 500 meters creating a misty spray and echoing for kilometres, was breathtaking. Despite witnessing raw power, […]