A night in the Amazon Jungle August 29th 2008 Ola everyone!!
Just got back from spending a few days in the Amazon Jungle which was so much fun (even if it was really hot and I got seriously mugged by mozzies and sandflies!).
After leaving Banos in Ecuador, we headed up to Misahualli and checked into the "pink elephant" which is a ugly hotel that's painted hot pink! There's nothing to do in Misahualli except swim in the river and watch t ... read more
South America » Ecuador » East » Misahualli The "Republic of the Equator" was one of three countries that emerged from the collapse of Gran Colombia in 1830 (the others are Colombia and Venezuela). Between 1904 and 1942, Ecuador lost territories in a series of conflicts with its neighbors. A b... ... read more
After 4 years, its time to take the 'great' out of 'great britain', throw on the dusty (yet trusty) backpack and set off.
Im off in search of new adventures - big and small - whether its meeting new people, seeing new sights but most of all, I just want to wake up every morning and wonder what exciting things the day will bring.
Bring it on!... full info