Pan-American Highway

Americas Now Podcast

A Colombian family of four packed their bags and placed them in their 1981 Volkswagen Westfalia to take a life-changing trip along the Pan-American Highway. Correspondent Michelle Begue met them as they returned home after almost two years on the road. On this episode of the Americas Now Podcast, Begue shares the unique adventure of the Rodriguez family with host Elaine Reyes. They talk about raising kids while crossing the Andes and making a living while experiencing different cultures. The conversation reveals the discoveries that were made during the long journey on a highway that connects Alaska with Tierra del Fuego.