More Colombia Photos February 22nd 2019 I promised no more blogs from Colombia but here are some photos from Barichara and Cartagena...too beautiful to not include!
After a long, hot drive from Barichara to Cartagena, Tortuga is now safely at the port and set to sail to Houston on Sunday. We will spend another few days in Colombia and then fly to Houston to collect Tortuga at the end of next week.
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South America » Colombia » Cartagena 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
A little about us: Ken grew up in the U.S. (near Boston, MA), while Fi was born in the United Kingdom (Shropshire) and lived there until 2010. We met in 2005 in Peru: Fi had been backpacking through South America for about 9 months and Ken was on a surfing vacation that went wrong. To make a long story bearably short, we met on a hiking trail near Machu Picchu and things took off from there. Now 13 years later, and after 8 years of marriage, we still share the same love for travelling and adventure. (By 'adventure' we mean riding our bikes for months on end or relocating to a non-English speak... full info