La gringa en el agua! April 24th 2012 Oh Leticia, where to even begin!
I flew out of Bogota at noon yesterday, and I was soooo sleepy. I tried to sleep a bit on the plane but to no avail.. come on now, I looked out the window and saw nothing but trees upon trees and all these rivers. Suddenly one river was much more massive than the others and I knew. It was the Amazon. No sleeping, only giant smiles.
When I got off the plane it ... read more
South America » Colombia » Leticia Colombia was one of the three countries that emerged from the collapse of Gran Colombia in 1830 (the others are Ecuador and Venezuela). A 40-year insurgent campaign to overthrow the Colombian Government escalated during the 1990s, undergirded in part... ... read more