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The Poor King

Have you seen Jesus Christ in your daily lives? If I am to answer that question, yes, I saw Him on my daily commute to work- homeless people, street childrens, the lost, the hungry, all of them, I saw Jesus Christ. 588 palabras más


Rocking the Cradle of Independence

The old bus lumbered up the winding cobblestone road to Cristo Rey, one of the world’s tallest statues of Jesus Christ. Marking the geographic center of Mexico, this rocky mountaintop location affords a panoramic view of the Bajio, a fertile plain considered the cradle of Mexican Independence. 600 palabras más

Slow Travel

The highs and lows of Cali

Another bank holiday meant another spontaneous trip. I don’t know why we don’t plan for these weekends away, I think we are becoming too ‘Colombian’ in our disorganisation. 596 palabras más

Second Stop: La capital Mundial de la Salsa

Santiago de Cali, Valle del Cauca

Cali is considered the worlds Salsa capital. It is full of Salsa dancing schools and there are many dance competitions happening here. 466 palabras más


Journey to the Beloved Community

It was the last month of school and the end of my year of service was quickly approaching. The summer heat had hit, so most kids preferred to leave after school and escape the humid air of the building with no air conditioning. 977 palabras más