6 months away

We have been traveling now for six months and have had loads of highs and lows but personally I feel like we have gotten into the swing of things. I am really enjoying spending all this time with my family (even if we massively over-share) and seeing the world is a never failing adventure. So […]

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Brazil: Mini Family TakeOver 7

  We were in Brazil for two weeks and spent most of our time in Rio. We also went to Foz du Igucu and on a 28 hour bus journey. We had a great time and we could have spent a lot more time there. It was really great and I recommend going to brazil. […]

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Argentina mini takeover

  We have only been in Argentina for two weeks and visited two cities, Buenos Aires (BA) and Puerto Iguaçu so we are not doing a full takeover. We will say our three favourite things then our worst memory and a top tip. We are writing this on a 26 hour bus journey to Rio […]

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Best and Worst of Chile: Family Take Over 5

We have been in Chile for nearly 4 weeks and although being expensive we had a lovely time. We spent most of our time in the desert then the last week in the forest and wine territory. We spent christmas and new year in chile and hired a van to drive to Santiago, here are […]

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Family Hijack 4 Bolivia

   IMG_5865 We are now in Chile and are writing a blog on Bolivia. It is shorter than the others as we were only there for two weeks. Best Memory: Mum: I have loads of great memories of Bolivia. I think it was better than I expected. The whole trip to the Salt flats was incredible. […]

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SLAUGHTERED!!!!!

Before you read this, I would like to make you aware that this is not subtitle for vegetarians of people who are squeamish as it describes the death of an animal. As I was sitting outside the wooden house that was my hostel, a large pig with black mud stains and long hooves was being […]

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Amazon Adventure

Over the last five days we have been travelling by bus and boat to Iquitos (Peru) from Quito (Ecuador). At least a  1000 km journey. To get on the boat we went on a bus to El Coca. The bus was OK but the driver was really grumpy and looked like he wanted to rip […]

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Family Take Over Two; End of 2nd country COLOMBIA

Here is our family review of Colombia. Although we have only been here 2 weeks we have crammed a lot in and feel we have a bit of a flavour of Colombia. Despite what people might expect or typical views of Colombia we didn’t see any cartel drug lords or rampant corruption and violence instead […]

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