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Cycling Latin America
Email – So Im having lunch and a man turns round and ask me what country, we get chatting and he tells me further down the road, I wanna get a lift and not ride it, its dangerous, he lowers his voice ´there are terroists´ ..be carefull. Continue reading →
Email – firstly Im wasted so Ill keep it short
I was doing good 1$ in four days, 2 free dinners, blagged some free sandpaper, made my 3rd didge this one is a beauty, I used watercolour paint in tranparent varnish to give some slight gradient changing colours, while still keeping the natural integrity of the wood, sounds better than my other as well…… Continue reading →
Email - New thing..all the kids are shouting gringo like crazy, the first village I was gonna spend the night but had kids literally following me shouting gringo gringo, was doing my head in, so I left…but now after a few days all the kids shout it, but the kids here are super cute, these sun burnedraggyscracgy types, they mean nothing negative, it was annoying, now I`ve kind got used to it..
peru is much more eddgier, its like mexico, just has that feel, that grittyness…I like it, the people are just that bit realer, well a lot more real than in Ecuador, back to cities and towns being crazy, pigs raoming around the streets etc Continue reading →
finally left velcrobamba, they dont call it that for nowt.good goodbye, my old matey raf gave me 20 bucks and cleaned my chain for me, top lad. Continue reading →
Its been a while, but I`m back!
Unfortunately I lost all my photos from Ecuador and parts of Peru and Colombia due to a virus, internet cafes are now gaming places for kids, and with downloaded games comes viruses, bummer, but maybe I can pull a matrix restore when get the chance. So with the help of emails to my sister my battered memory and random journal entries, I bring you Vagabumming in Ecuador. Continue reading →