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Buying drugs over the counter

More Downtown Medellin

You can buy almost anything you want in Medellin, and there are lots of pharmacies where you can buy prescription drugs over the counter

Costa Rica Police

Latin American Police

Right off the bat, let me start by saying that Latin American coppers look scary as hell! I’m glad they are there, but I’m not 100% convinced that I would approach them to ask for directions. Costa Rican Police There are police on most street corners in San Jose – two of them standing on […]

Fruit Seller Medellijn

Downtown Medellin, Colombia

El Centro, or downtown as it is often referred, is an amazing experience and one that I shall never forget for many reasons. If you beleive anything you read about El Centro, then you probably wouldn’t dream of going there. I took me a while before I got the courage to go downtown, and that […]

Pablo Escobar Dressing Up

Pablo Escobar

Some say that there is a fine line between genius and insanity, and Pablo Escobar walked that line with some grace. I went on the Pablo Escobar tour in Medellin and saw, first hand, some of the empire that he built, and places that were destroyed as a result of the drug cartels in the […]

Latin American Bus

Latin American Buses

I think I’ve done enough travelling on buses now. 4 hours here, 5 hours there, with the odd 8 hour journey thrown in to boot. Sometimes you put your luggage in the compartment underneath the bus, sometimes you don’t. Sometimes you get a tag for your bag, sometimes you don’t. Either way, you find yourself […]

Random shooting in Latin America

It’s raining. It’s been raining on and off since I arrived, but I guess that’s what comes with arriving at the end of the rainy season. The first two days are totally washed out with rain and it turns out it really, really rains in the rainy season. What a bloody surprise! I stay at […]

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