Packing for 365 days of travel around the world wasn't easy. We were forced to anticipate our potential needs for an entire year and pack appropriately for the varying climates, seasons and activities we had planned. The fact that we had to carry everything we needed for the year, on our backs added yet another layer of complication.
Posts from the ‘The Itinerary’ Category
With just twenty days left until our Feb. 20th departure date, it was really time to book our plane tickets. It's not like we were suddenly going to change our minds about the trip, so nothing was stopping us from actually clicking "buy" on the Star Alliance Book and Fly website and moving forward.
Nothing but an unexplained feeling of uneasiness...at least in my mind.
As Canadian citizens, we can usually just show up in a country and get a visa free, or close to visa-free entry. Out of the 25 or so destinations that are on our list, there are only 2 countries that actually involve getting a visa in advance: Brazil and India.
Well, at least according to Colombia's Official Travel Guide.
I guess this is the government's rather amusing attempt at dealing with the country's kidnapping/cocaine capital reputation? Events which are apparently much reduced and under control these days, along with decades of civil conflict. Let's hope so!