New Years Traditions

I’m all ready for New Years here in Colombia. I’ll be spending it with other assistants working for the British Council, and we all have our yellow pants ready to wear on the 31st. It’s traditional in Colombia to wear yellow underwear for luck on New Years. At the countdown, people (attempt to) eat 12 … Continue reading


Mud Volcano!

El Volcan de Totumo which is between Barranquilla and Cartagena is a large mound, which in its crater has volcanic mud. We went along as a group and I was the first one of us in. I was screaming, whooping and laughing like a monkey on drugs, but it was super cool. We got a … Continue reading