Hello lovelies! There are at least a ba-gazillion reasons why you should, at this very moment, travel to Latin America. However, since time is short and precious (and I can’t count that high) I give you now my top 10. After you read, hop on over and gift yourself a Surprise Travel Adventure to Latin America and see for yourself!
New Year's Eve, 2012.
A few months prior, I had started planning for what would be the solo trip of my lifetime: two months traveling through Argentina. Plane tickets were bought, hostels were researched.
Fear set in.
The Spanish is so difficult to understand in Argentina! It's going to be so cold down there! In July! What kind of craziness is that? I'll be alllll alonnnnne for two. whole. months.
Not going was, obviously, out of the question. I needed a plan.
Here's what I did, and here's what you can do too, if you're feeling a bit scaredy-pants about heading out on your lonesome for the first time: