After nearly 3 and a half months of non stop travelling and 2 weeks in Bolivia at high altitude, it was only a matter of time before one of us came a cropper, and despite his smugness about ‘having done all this before in 2007’ it was Chris who bit the dust first!
We knew being in South America for Easter would be a spectacle, but some of the traditions & processions we saw were just downright weird!
It started as an innocent pub crawl. It ended at 9am after three clubs, getting stuck in the Santiago Marathon, a blazing row on which direction to go, then a three-hour drunken stumble home!
Melbourne isn't flashy like Sydney. It doesn't scream 'look at me' with its opera house and massive bridge. It's a place to explore, and as our first stop in Australia - its delights blew us away...
We caught Galle at a lucky time, visiting on the opening night of its 8th annual literary festival, which was pretty impressive!