Touched Down Safely in Caracas August 2nd 2010 Hey Guys!
Wow! I´m here, I made it to the South American continent - I can´t believe it, it just seems strange that looking out the window now I´m actually looking out on South American people, land, birds, trees.... Strange feeling, but maybe it´s just the jet-lag...!
Here I am in Caracas, after a mammoth 20.5 hour door-to-door journey, which generally went well actually apart from an h ... read more
South America » Venezuela » Capital » Caracas » Altamira 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
Thanks for reading my blog. I started it in 2010 to keep a record of my travels, to let people know how I'm going, and also to keep me sane at times while I'm on the road!
I have written up my 20 most recent journeys so far, and have no plans at all to stop travelling just yet.
81 countries down, 114 more to go - watch this space!
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