How are my preparations for Christmas and the New Year? Who is the Niño Jesús? How is Christmas music in Venezuela?

Our favorite dates are already approaching, or at least my favorite date and we are starting to place theChristmas tree here. We have a small Christmas tree that 7 years ago an uncle gave us. Since then it is the Christmas tree that we always use with the same ornaments as always, although sometimes my [...]


How is Venezuela doing? How is the economy like in 2018? What is happening with the new bolivar?

Once again the president of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela made an increase in the minimum wage. Since December 1, the minimum wage has increased by 127.27%. It used to be Bs.S. 1,800 and now it has been increased to Bs.S. 4,500. And do you know what that means? Probably more inflation.

How is the weather in Venezuela? Does it ever snow in Venezuela? Is it true you can sunbathe in the winter?

The weather in Venezuela is good in general throughout the year. The average temperature of Caracas, located at 1,000 m. of height above sea level, it is 22 ° C, being able to reach 32 ° C during the day in summer. At night it refreshes, but you will never need more than a light [...]

What have I been doing? What effect did the donations have? What did I spend my money on?

Before starting the entry I want to give you my biggest and sincere thanks. When starting this blog I did not expect so much support. Your messages, your questions, your comments and even your help, I appreciate it. It motivates me to continue with the blog and with my goals... Thank you very much! When [...]

Living before crisis, surviving and challenges to deal with it in Venezuela

Some incoming questions from a reader I answered and decided to put on my website. Thank you for being interested in my situation! The support I have been getting lately is amazing! Thank you all for your kind words and support! How were you living before the crisis? > Before the crisis I was living [...]

How is the public transport like in Venezuela? How do you get from point A to B?

Hello again! First of all I want to say thank you to all the people who have been sending messages of support. They really motivate me to continue with blogging. I have noticed that there are a LOT of people who are interested in Venezuela and in my blog! Now... Remember that I told you [...]