On one dreary grey English summer’s day I was sitting in the departure lounge of Heathrow’s Terminal 2 waiting to board a flight which would end up turning my whole world upside down. I was a mess of emotions but most of all I was overcome with fear and doubt. I was anxiously waiting to board my flight to Bogota, Colombia; in 11 hours I would be halfway across the world in a country that is well-known for completely the wrong reasons.
On the 22nd November 2015 I first stepped foot in this new exciting, unforgettable country – Colombia. After being judged heavily and criticised for embarking on this trip, I forgot what everyone told me and fully embraced the country. It’s true you can never judge a book by it’s cover, you can also never judge a country by the media’s labels of it. I longed to discover more, was this country really how everyone perceived it or was the media’s impression just that an impression. ‘Only one who attempts the impossible, can achieve the impossible’ I like this quote, it shows that unless you try you will never know.
Cartagena Colombia is one of the Caribbean’s most up and coming destinations, with the help of daily flights from around Colombia and to the United States. Cartagena is a city steeped in history, culture, year round hot weather, white sandy beaches and traditional Colombian seafood, what more could you ask for.
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When people think of California, they think of either surfing and beaches or Hollywood but California is so much more than both of those things. This post is designed to show that there are many more things you can do in California:
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Sydney, Australia a beautiful city which has it all. Amazing beaches, city life, landscapes and much more. Sydney has a lot of things to do and see. Not only the major tourist attractions, but many hidden things to see.
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