This week: Limbless swimmers, assassination attempts, ice roads, anti semitism, abandoned towns, giant rats- and a foot powder that won a mayoral election.
This week: gigantic rivers, luxury car collections, eccentric African dictators, environmental disasters, aircraft hijackings, aphrodisiacs, and Colombian drug lords. Continue reading “Country Facts #2: Bolivia to Costa Rica”
I like the world. I think it’s a pretty interesting place. Being a geography graduate, and generally a bit of an obsessive when it comes to learning about the planet, I’ve read rather a lot about all sorts of weird and wonderful places over the years. And it got me thinking: could I catalogue an interesting fact, stat or random anecdote about every country on earth?