Learning how to slow down - living in El Carmen de Viboral September 20th 2014 Steve and I have spent most of our adult life living in cities so it makes a nice change to unwind and live for a while in a small town. Travelling also takes its toll so it is nice to stay still for a while. We have taken a volunteering opportunity to teach English with a foundation based in schools throughout Medellin. Our time is split between two schools in the town of El Carmen de Viboral, hi ... read more
South America » Colombia » Antioquia » Rionegro 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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