It’s a really vibrant and lively city is Bogotá! During the week I was there it was the ‘Semana de la Juventud’, which meant there were various ‘alternative’ events and concerts going on throughout the week; by young people, for young people. Needless to say, I felt a bit out of place, but it was […]
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I tried to post this a few days ago but I don’t think it worked, so here it is again: I left my hostel bright and early on my first full day in Colombia. I didn’t know how to use the bus system so I just decided to walk everywhere, which made for mucho walking! […]
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Pictures: 1) Me and my new besties watching the Colombia match; 2) Bolivar Square, the main seat of the Colombian judiciary, religious and political institutions. 3) A really rubbish picture of the pridental palace. 4) A general shot of Bogotá from up a bit high. I began my Colombian odyssey in the nations capital, Bogotá; […]
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Arrrgggghhh!!! I’m finally at the airport. It doesn’t feel like a new beginning (yet), but it’s a welcome end to the waiting in limbo (which is what the last few months have felt like). I’m flying to Madrid first, then connecting to a flight for Bogota, the capital of Colombia. I should be there by […]
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‘debebis optare optima, cogitare difficillima, ferre quaecumque erunt’ ‘you should wish for the best, contemplate the worst, and endure whatever happens’ Cicero, Ad fam. IX.17. I’m afraid I won’t make it into school tomorrow because I’ll be in surgery! Good luck! 🙂
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