Stephen

Driving Ecuador to Columbia - departure date uncertain.  Looking for an adveturesome copilot.  I speak Spanish/ English. Driving an economical Kia sedan.  

Hometown: 
Pollock Pines, CA; Quito, Ecuador
When did you start your travels?: 
03/13/2002
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?: 
No
Are you also taking along children?: 
No
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?: 
Savings
How long do you plan on traveling?: 
Forever
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.
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