Driving Ecuador to Columbia - departure date uncertain. Looking for an adveturesome copilot. I speak Spanish/ English. Driving an economical Kia sedan.
Pollock Pines, CA; Quito, Ecuador
When did you start your travels?:
Reason for taking this trip:
Do I need a reason?
Why did you decide to drive?:
Purchased car here in EC with the idea to drive SA
Are you also taking along pets?:
Are you also taking along children?:
What type of car are you driving?:
Kia Stylus 2013
Did you make any modifications to your car for this trip?:
Extra safe in trunk
How did you save up or finance your trip?:
How long do you plan on traveling?:
Where do you plan on driving? :
All of South America
What were your family’s and friends’ reactions when you told them about your trip before you left?:
Couldn't wait until I left... Unusually happy...
What languages do you speak? Will you learn more on your trip?:
English / Spanish
Do you have a favorite place that you've visited?:
I have my favorite spots here in EC. Banos, Tena, Baeza, Yasuni, Ecuador coast, Chimborazo, Cotopaxi, Sumaco
What was the weirdest thing you experienced on your trip?:
A 5 meter earthworm on Sumaco Volcano sort of covers this one.
What was the worst border crossing?:
I have driven through Central America on numerous occasions.
Do you have any advice for others who may be considering driving the Americas?:
Like I tell everyone, enjoy the dull moments. They are few and far between.
Monday, February 13, 2017 - 09:28