4 days in Yasuní national park July 15th 2018 César, the leader of Selva Vida, the project where I volunteered in in Ecuador, had been telling us a lot about the different national parks in the Amazonas of Ecuador. Having been a bit disappointed about not seeing many animals where we lived, I was very eager to go there. Fortunately I wasn’t the only one feeling this way ; when I told Maja that it would be nice to go to Yasuní together wit ... read more
South America » Ecuador » East » El Coca The "Republic of the Equator" was one of three countries that emerged from the collapse of Gran Colombia in 1830 (the others are Colombia and Venezuela). Between 1904 and 1942, Ecuador lost territories in a series of conflicts with its neighbors. A b... ... read more
I’m Bianca Mertens and I come from the German speaking part of Belgium. I just finished my PhD in historical linguistics of Romance languages and now I’m dedicating my life to the things I’m most passionate about: discovering the world, meeting new people, getting to know their culture and volunteering.
Right now, I’m travelling around the world and I would be very happy if you would join me on my journey!
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