Venezuela part VI - the end of our trip July 9th 2007 There are lots of good things to write about Venezuela. But there are also things in this country that are not so good and we believe it is only fair that we write a little about those too to balance things a little bit.
First we’d like to mention the traffic. There are too many cars in this country so sometimes it feels like the traffic is constantly jammed. The traffic jams sometimes made tr ... read more
South America » Venezuela Venezuela was one of three countries that emerged from the collapse of Gran Colombia in 1830 (the others being Colombia and Ecuador). For most of the first half of the 20th century, Venezuela was ruled by generally benevolent military strongmen, who ... ... read more
We are Emma Holmbro and Ake Dahllof. We live in Stockholm, Sweden.
We have travelled more or less regularly since the mid 1990-ies and it seems like the more we travel the more difficult it is to decide where to go next. Not because we are running out of places to visit but because we find more places we want to go to faster than we manage to travel to them.
Some of the things from our travel bucket list we have ticked off since we started this blog in 2006 are
Angel Falls in Venezuela
Machu Piccu in Peru
Chernobyl in Ukraine
Snorkelling in the Maldives
Mountain gorillas in Rwanda
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