Colombia's World Cup July 21st 2014 When we decided to take this trip we knew we would be away for the 2014 Fifa World Cup. Being as that was the case we decided that it would be good to be in a country that had a team participating in the competition. There were a few possibilities, Costa Rica, Ecuador and Argentina being some (Brazil wasn’t an option for budget reasons); we didn’t make a decision straight away but as we travel ... 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
Over the past ten years we have travelled to over 30 countries across 5 continents and we now now find ourselves in South America where we plan to settle for a time and work as English teachers. Where? We're not sure but we're enjoying ourselves as much as we can while we try and find out.
This is our second blog using travelblog.org Our first one can be found at http://www.travelblog.org/Bloggers/Stelen/
As with blog number one we take each entry in turn. We hope you find them useful or at least enjoyable.
Steve & Helen
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