Cold buses and ATMs which don´t work! March 17th 2009 After a 40 hour bus ride to Sanata Helena, I jumped straight onto another bus Ciudad Bolivar, then one to Marracay. The biggest shock to the system was how cold they blast the air condition system on these buses. By the time I arrived in Marracay I had a really bad cold. Jumped into a cab straight to Puerto Colombia, which was a pretty little costal town.
I met a few other travellers there w ... read more
South America » Venezuela » Central » Puerto Colombia 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
My name is Nick. I live in North London and love travelling. Me and my cousin Boucs are just about to start our ultimate adventure to travel the whole of South America.
The journey begins on 15th October 2008. Watch this space!... full info