5 Top Wine Regions of the World

Backsberg Wine Estate

f there’s a better way to spend a day of travel than touring wineries, I’d like to hear about it. I’ve always been fond of drinking wine, but it wasn’t until my trip around the world in 2008 that I had the chance to visit two of the world’s top wine regions, Stellenbosch and Bordeaux. […]

The Scenic Bus Ride from Mendoza to Santiago


may have entered Argentina by plane, but my departure via the scenic bus ride from Mendoza to Santiago (Chile) was worth the extra transit time. In Mendoza, I bought my bus ticket on Andesmar a few days in advance for just $35.90. By comparison, flights cost several hundred dollars, and you miss some of the most […]