Comuna 13 street art - Medellín July 24th 2017 We walked through the Comuna 13 area in Medellín and captured some of the street art, formerly a dangerous epicentre of crime and drug trade, now still quite an over-populated and low socio-economic zone but with a little help of the government the residents have completely upgraded their neighbourhood with a mega positive impact on their own lives. ... read more
South America » Colombia » Medellin 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
Every voyage of thousands of miles starts with one single step.
Our first step was taking the decision to take the plunge, quit jobs and housing, sell our stuff, do our own Brexit in February 2017 and travel for a very long time to countries we have not visited yet, to meet the beautiful people of the world, to learn new things and to experience life.... full info