I just returned from spending 3 weeks in Croatia and it exceeded my expectations by far. I am a long-haul traveller so Europe is unexplored territory for me in comparison to other continents and I suppose because I feel its so close to home I rarely expect to be wowed...Croatia WOWED me! The landscapes, the beaches, the ancient cities, the...
Guaranda I woke up and found a bus from Alausi to Guaranda, the city was a lot bigger then I expected and it was bustling. I was excited to experience my first dose of Andean rural life. I got dropped off in the city centre and then I walked around to find a place to stay. There were loads of...
Alausi
The Journey My trip to Alausi was probably the most impulsive of my adventures in South America. While sitting at a bus station I read in a guide book about The Devils Nose train journey. It was said to be the most scenic but dangerous train ride on earth. I heard a driver shouting for passengers to Alausi and I thought it was...