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Jul 23, 2005 - Venezuela - Merida

So 14 hours later and one hour time difference, we finally arrive at our Venezuelan destination of Merida...three taxis, two buses and one plane! The best bit of the trip was the 6am airport check in with the chicks and the very belligerent cockrel! And...no violent horror videos! Merida brings us back to the beautiful Andes range of which Venezuela has over 400kms and the highest peaks are here...Pico Bolivar(5007m) and Pico Humboldt(4942m)...it also has the highest and longest cable car in the world, from which you get great views of...

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Nov 11, 2004 - Return to Merida- Again

I have had to return to Merida to again wait for my passport, but I now have confirmation that it is on its way. However, my Venezuelan visa is now expired and I have to deal with Venezuelan beaurocrats- no fun either. Still the weather is nice and I might just go and work on my tan some more.` I have met some really good people while biding my time in Merida- they have supported me and kept me in good spirits most of the time- even when at my most desperate. We have had loads of fun and good times. Thanks to all you guys-Mark,Karen, Jack,...

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