Back in Bogota! June 29th 2012 Our Colombian holiday is over. We flew from Cartagena to Bogota after enjoying one last lunch with the love-birds Angelica & Juan. They were great company and although it was sad to leave them we met up with them again on our last night in Bogota.
We spent our one full day in Bogota sightseeing, staring with a trip to Monserrate which is the mountain dominating the city centre of Bogota and whi ... read more
South America » Colombia » Bogota 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
We started travelblogging in 2008 when, with the parenting responsibilities of six children long-gone, we (Michelle & Kevin) left home for a three months adventure during which time we spent some of the kids inheritance! Having always loved traveling, prior to our three months away six weeks has been the longest period we've been overseas and that was mostly with kids in tow. Now officially retired (well sort of) I think we'll be taking up this traveling lark with a vengeance! ... full info