Ecuadorian Pacific coast alias „Ruta del Sol“

For the first time in my travels through South America I was about to have a “travel partner” through so called “Ruta del Sol” – Ecuadorian Pacific coast. My travel partner Caleb is a Mexican guy who was my first CS host in Quito and who decided to take some vacation in his job in…

Ecuadorian AMAZONIA and extreme sports experience

Ecuadorian town BAÑOS– natural paradise on Earth Honestly, before coming to Ecuador I had no idea what my itinerary would be, which places I wanted to visit or which things I wanted to do… However, thanks to friendliness of Ecuadorian people I found out very easily and very fast which places are worth visiting. My…

GOOD-BYE to COLOMBIA

Unexplored beauty of Colombian „Eje Cafetero“ region Colombian region called “Eje Cafetero” is popular by its pure nature, clean rivers, natural parks, coffee tours and much more.  Most of the tourists and travellers visit one of the main three cities of this region: Manizales, Pereira or Armenia in order to explore beauty of this region….

Travelling through „COSTA CARIBE“

After saying good-bye to Monteria and all of the amazing people I have met during my internship, I was ready and fully excited for my new adventures – BACKAPCKING TRAVELLING through SOUTH AMERICA starting with CARIBBEAN COAST! My first stop was at beautiful CARTAGENA – world famous colonial walled city and fortress which became a…

TIME TO SAY GOOD-BYE TO MONTERIA

Based on my own experience – the most difficult part of travelling is to say GOOD-BYE! The time to say good-bye has come – good-bye to my new friends in Monteria, to my Colombian host family, to my colleagues at UNISINU, to my amazing teaching job experience, … The last 12 weeks passed incredibly quickly…

Caribbean Island Múcura

My first visit of Caribbean Island alias adventurous camping trip to ISLA MÚCURA! 7th of June, 2015 at 4am – getting up after three hours of sleeping… Why so early?! Because this is the day when I go to the CARIBBEAN ISLAND for the first time in my life!!! The first challenging part of the…

My social versus professional life in Monteria

Time to say something little about my social life as well as my professional life of an intern at UNISINU in Monteria… 🙂 First of all, I must mention that Colombian people prove me day by day their welcoming and kind nature by the means of their behaviour and actions. They always make me feel…

My 1st Teacher´s Day as a TEACHER!

15.05.15 – looks like magical day?! Well, it was for me… as it was my 1st Teacher´s Day as a TEACHER! I came to Colombia to do my internship as a teacher of English at UNISUNU in order to find out what teaching really means. I have never seen myself as a teacher as my…

“What does not kill you, makes you stronger!” :)

Toothache versus my first (and hopefully last) experience at Colombian dentist clinic! Not even one week after my arrival to Monteria, I started to feel terrible pain – toothache, headache, pain in my ear… From the beginning I was blaming the air-conditioning for causing my pain, however, after 5 more days of such pain, I…

Random photos from “MI VIDA en COLOMBIA” experience, part 1! :)

The best way how to learn about the foreign culture, people, their habits and traditions is to get involved into everything that is being offered to you! I always try to do it, simply by trying everything new including food, drinks, activities… I am trying to be open-minded and accept the things that may appear…