Arimo Travels

A 26-year-old Finnish man on a 2-year trip around the world. Travel tips, experiences and bad jokes.

Category: Destinations (page 1 of 8)

Travel journal entries and other posts about my travel destinations.

How to Travel Around Europe with a Dog

How can you travel in Europe with a dog? In this guest post, Finnish traveller Sauli V shares his experiences of traveling around Europe with a dog.

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How My One Week in South Africa Turned into a Month

When I arrived in South Africa, I planned to stay here for a week. That was one month ago, and I’m still here.

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Visiting Makapan’s Caves in Mokopane, South Africa

Makapan Valley World Heritage Site (Makapansgat) is a archeological site in Limpopo, northern South Africa. Here’s how you can visit Makapan’s Caves from Mokopane.

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Visiting Penedo, the Little Finland of Brazil

Penedo is an amusing Brazilian village with a unique history. Penedo used to be a Finnish colony, and many influences from Finland are still visible in Penedo.

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7 Curious Things I Noticed in Colombia

Water in plastic bags, ducks who don’t pay their tickets… This is a list of curious observations I made about the Colombian culture.

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Mexico Travel Warning Map 2018 – Is Mexico Safe to Travel?

Is Mexico safe to travel? What are the safest places in Mexico? This Mexico travel warning map shows the current safety levels around Mexico in 2018.

(Updated in January 2018)

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A Short Guide to Overland Travel Through Mexico

Routes, prices, safety… This short guide gives you information about overland travel through Mexico on public transport.

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How I Spent Three Months Traveling Through Mexico

I spent three months traveling through Mexico on public transport. This travel blog post is a summary of my thoughts, insights and experiences from the overland journey.

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Mexico City – Why I Took a Break from Traveling

I finally took a longer break from traveling. I’ve been in Mexico City for over three weeks already, and it’s been great.

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Day Trip to Teotihuacan Without a Tour

Are you planning to visit Teotihuacan from Mexico City? Here’s how you can do a day trip to Teotihuacan without a tour.

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