The Skye´s the limit October 4th 2009 Its 3.30 am, we have just been dropped off by the bus, we are standing in the dark, the cold. We stand outside a police station, on the main street, its not a street, its a sand track. Where are we? Where do we go? Will our hostel guy come pick us up in his truck? He does. He arrives in the smallest van you have ever seen. Our bags take up the entire back of the van, we struggle to fit on the row ... read more
South America » Uruguay » East » Punta del Diablo A violent Marxist urban guerrilla movement, the Tupamaros, launched in the late 1960s, led Uruguay's president to agree to military control of his administration in 1973. By yearend, the rebels had been crushed, but the military continued to expand i... ... read more
Hi i'm Andy, a 28 year old ex-accountant who left his job in the city to travel the world. My trip will take me round the bottom half of South America before heading to Australia and New Zealand, and who knows, maybe a few detours inbetween. I hope you enjoy reading about my trip....... let the fun begin.
To all my old work colleagues....... wish you were here!! Apart from Neil!!... full info