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Thank you for reading our blog! We’ve left South America with so many fond memories. We’ve packed our bags again and are attempting to travel back to New Zealand without flying. We have a new blog (which we will hopefully … Continue reading
Two vagabonds, one with no shoes, we arrived in NY. I don’t think I’ve ever been more pleased to hear the English language, 8 months of concentrating on what I was saying was quite taxing, but I now realise that … Continue reading
To explore the Colombian slice of the Caribbean we based ourselves in Cartagena, and what a spot! So beautiful – The buildings, the people, the food, and all the colour! We visited Playa Blanca – Catching a bus that broke … Continue reading
Bogota: Part 1 Off the Amazon into a modern city, the contrast is amazing! Street food, chorizo, hotdogs and aromatica (honey, herbs, hotwater and rum for an extra 1000 pesos). The streets of Bogota were alive with life when we … Continue reading
A wee trip down the Amazon! Our plan was to travel from Coca, Ecuador down the Rio Napo then the Amazon until the point where Peru, Colombia and Brasil meet. There were varying opinions about whether this was possible. But … Continue reading
We cruised into Guayaquil on Cruz del Sur. What a dream – The best bus trip of the entire trip! Not much to write home about here – A walk around town and giant beer from a diary. Puerto Lopez … Continue reading