Colombia- Dec 2012 / Jan 2013 February 16th 2013 Pamplona.
Friday 28th Dec 2012
We left Cucuta at 7.30 on a bus for Pamplona where we had planed to stay the night. The night before Bernie asked how long would it take to get from Merida to Pamplona. I did my lonely planet calculation added an hour for the border and said 9 hours. Unfortunately with the traffic, waiting in lines and an accident we took 13 1/2. We stayed ... read more
South America » Colombia 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
Back in July 2011, Trevor & I started our life time dream of travelling the world....we decided back in Febuary 2011 to sell everything back in Australia after being in business for 10 years and working hard to achieve our goal, our dream of travel. We started our original 6 week holiday in Canada, Alaska & Los Vegas before heading to Mexico to do a TELF coarse in Chiapa de Corzo, Mexico. Here we spent 11 months, leaving in July 2012 returning back to Australia for 3 weeks to see friends & family and then in August 2012 starting our adventure again in El Salavador......
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