There has been no shortage of weird and wonderful sights as we have travelled around South America over the past 6 months. The unpredictability of what might be just around the corner or up the road means there is never a dull moment, no matter what country we are in. Herein a few shots from the past couple of weeks which haven’t really fitted into a post but we thought you might enjoy. The bloke in the featured photo above was obviously moving house – but not deterred by only having a motorbike as the washing machine fitted nicely on the back!
In mountainous country all engineering projects are major undertakings!
Rock slides are common place and often create enormous problems – and long waits!
Cleaning windscreens at the traffic lights can get very tiresome!
Selling mangoes can be a boring job – especially when everybody seems to be doing it!
The Police in Colombia travel 2 up on small bikes.
These blokes on their way to work took a liking to the troopy.
Poincianas, coconuts, banana palms and mangoes – typical Colombian roadside.
Another Toll! Stop, pay, go on. The roads where there are tolls are generally very good.
On a highway north of Medellin – the Colombian speed skating representative out training.
The thickest fog we’ve ever driven through.
Living the dream – sometimes our campsites leave a bit to be desired!