Home > User profile
Close Map
Profile
  • Hometown

    Seattle, Wash., U.S.A.

  • Location now

    Quito, Ecuador

  • Work published

    Triangle Business Journal, Mezcla Magazine, the Fountain Magazine, Voices

  • Travel philosophy

    Travel when you can.

  • Bizarre experience

    Eating and dancing with a bedouin clan outside of Sharm el Sheik, Egypt.

  • Advice

    Just keep going.

  • Dream destination

    Patagonia

  • Traveled before

    Austria, Germany, Italy, Spain, Portugal, Ireland, Scotland, Netherlands, France, Belgium, Czech Republic, Croatia, Egypt, Israel, Vietnam, Thailand, Argentina, Bolivia, Peru, Uruguay, Ecuador

  • Going next

    Not sure

Daniel T. Johnson's Guide Book Entries

Info

  • Pirates and the Sacking of Cartagena

    May 19, 2008 - Cartagena, Colombia

    Cartagena attracts visitors year-round, most of whom journey to this coastal hub to enjoy all that the Caribbean port town ......

    Read More
  • Colombia's Climate

    Nov 16, 2007 - Colombia

    Colombia has two seasons—wet and dry—though you can experience each more than once in a calendar year depending on where ......

    Read More
  • Colombia's Languages

    Nov 16, 2007 - Colombia

    Spanish is the official language of Colombia. Not all Colombians speak the same, however, as the spoken Spanish varies (sometimes ......

    Read More

See all Info (5)

Destinations

  • Santa Cruz

    Nov 11, 2009 - Santa Cruz, Bolivia

    With 1.5 million people, Santa Cruz de la Sierra (commonly referred to as Santa Cruz) is the largest city in ......

    Read More
  • The Lake District

    Jan 07, 2008 - Argentina

    Argentina’s Lake District marks the northernmost reaches of Patagonia, and like the rest of the fabled region it offers a ......

    Read More
  • Pucón

    Jun 23, 2007 - Pucón, Chile

    Pushed up to the banks of the Lago Villarrica, the tiny tourist town of Pucón has more to offer than ......

    Read More

Hotels

  • Penthouse 1004

    Apr 03, 2008 - Bariloche, Argentina

    Renowned as one of the best hostels in Argentina, Penthouse 1004 epitomizes backpacker bang for the buck. The highlight of ......

    Read More
  • Jodanga Backpacker’s Hostel

    Nov 14, 2007 - Santa Cruz, Bolivia

    A short walk from the heart of Santa Cruz, the airport and the main bus terminal, Jodanga is a relatively ......

    Read More
  • Huellas Andinas Hostel

    Oct 08, 2007 - Mendoza, Argentina

    Located two blocks off Plaza Independencia, this backpacker house is within walking distance of all of Mendoza’s attractions. The hostel ......

    Read More

See all Hotels (7)

Restaurants

  • Almacen del Sur Delicatessen and Restaurant

    May 05, 2008 - Argentina

    For anyone who appreciates the finer things in life, the fine-foods gift shop and restaurant in Maipú is a must ......

    Read More
  • Tienda del Sol Restaurant

    Apr 08, 2008 - San Rafael, Argentina

    An affordable restaurant aimed toward families and tourists, Tienda del Sol tries for the finer dining-type experience, with tables topped ......

    Read More
  • The Vines of Mendoza

    Apr 08, 2008 - Mendoza, Argentina

    For those frustrated by Mendoza’s lack of wine tourism infrastructure, Vines of Mendoza is a refreshing alternative. Offering a wine ......

    Read More

See all Restaurants (10)

Activities

  • Teleferico Cerro Otto

    Mar 28, 2008 - Bariloche, Argentina

    One of a few teleferico options in Bariloche, the Cerro Otto gondola ride is probably the easiest to access thanks ......

    Read More
  • Tango Show at Cafe Tortoni

    Jan 18, 2008 - Centro, Buenos Aires, Argentina

    While Café Tortoni still pulls an even distribution of locals and tourists, the tango shows offered by the long-time establishment ......

    Read More
  • Jardín Zoologico

    Nov 14, 2007 - Santa Cruz, Bolivia

    Jardín Zoológico, considered by many to be the best in Bolivia, is a great alternative for viewing endangered wildlife if ......

    Read More

See all Activities (7)

Tours

  • Bikes and Wines - City

    Apr 08, 2008 - Mendoza, Argentina

    If you can say only one about Bikes and Wines, it’s that they have certainly mastered the art of marketing. ......

    Read More
  • Bikes and Wines - Chacras

    Apr 08, 2008 - Mendoza, Argentina

    From the creator of Bikes and Wines – Maipú comes another wine-touring option: Bikes and Wines – Chacras. There is ......

    Read More
  • Huala Turismo Aventura

    Apr 08, 2008 - Bariloche, Argentina

    This outfit, along one of the town’s main drags, splits its time as a licensed North Face retailer and an ......

    Read More

See all Tours (5)

Services

  • Cicles Adelcor

    Apr 08, 2008 - San Rafael, Argentina

    San Rafael is not a large city, and with a little determination and sweat you can easily see the city ......

    Read More
  • Quality Tienda de Vinos

    Apr 08, 2008 - San Rafael, Argentina

    As the owner of this boutique wine retail store says, “you won’t find any of the wines sold in this ......

    Read More
  • Familia Weiss Ahumador

    Apr 03, 2008 - Bariloche, Argentina

    The retail side of the Weiss family’s cured meats conglomerate, this gift store is the perfect place to pick up ......

    Read More

See all Services (4)

V!VA List Articles

No entries found


Top Places to go in Latin America - as rated by V!VA Members
You must register as an owner for access to these listing tools and benefits.

Notification of new reviews: receive your latest reviews by e-mail

Customized request-a-review link: encourage guests to spread the word about your property

Our owners' newsletter: stay informed about our latest tools and benefits for you

User login

Enter your username and password here in order to log into the website:

Login
 

Create a new V!VA account

Forgot Password