Wow… it’s been an amazing journey. I still have a wrap up I am working on (including a series of photos), but first, I wanted to share with you a little about this “snob blog” I have created. Continue reading
Monthly Archives: September 2008
I’m back in the States… and go figure, I’m behind on my writings. Expect a few more to come in over the next few days, as well as a trip overview.
When traveling, I find it easier to have a name that fits into the culture. I stick to Eric in the states, Bob-o in England, Whickwahahaha in the tribal areas of Africa, Ima Jerk in France, and Enrique in Latin America. I think Enrique loosely translates to Eric, but I’m not really sure. The main reason why I choose Enrique is because I want to honor my idol Enrique Iglesias. One day, I hope to get paid ridiculous sums of money to sing as horribly as Mr. Iglesias. Continue reading
As I entered the frigid capital of Colombia, I realized that within a few days time, I will be back in the states. I will have access to a car, hot water, frequent visits to Target, and finally, a good bed to sleep in. But, I’m not ready to come home at all…I don’t want/need convenience right now. I pushed these thoughts aside and prepared myself to have one hell of a time and enjoy the beginning of the end (the end of chapter one that is). Continue reading
I arrived in Medellin on a Sunday evening. The streets were deserted. Every shop was closed. It looked just like a ghost town, and I wondered (and hoped) if life would pick up the following day. Continue reading