Vicario Ventura

Biography

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Vicario Ventura es el seudónimo de un marinero colombiano nacido en 1951, quien a la edad de los 26 años suspendió los estudios secundarios y en un puerto de su país se fue de polizón a bordo de un barco de bandera extranjera, iniciando así una vida de viajes y aventuras eligiendo posteriormente la profesión de marinero, compatible con su vocación de viajero solitario, que con una mochila a la espalda lo ha llevado a conocer diversos países del mundo entre ellos Nepal y Suiza, que no tienen cercanía con el mar.

English

Vicario Ventura is the pseudonym of a Colombian sailor born in 1951, who at the age of 26 suspended his high school studies to direct his footsteps to a port of his country and leave as a stowaway on board a foreigner ship. Thus, began a life of trips and adventures which he later dedicated to the profession of seaman, compatible with his vocation of solitary traveller. With a backpack as his only possession, he has travelled to different countries around the world, among them Nepal and Switzerland, which aren't near to the sea.

Books

Stories Of A Seaman
Price: $3.90 USD. Words: 87,050. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Navigation
The sailing profession gives me the opportunity to travel through different countries around the world and to participate in unusual events that do not occur in the lives of people who live in a city. Some of the writings in this book are part of a historical and investigative compendium of facts that have for some time, provoked intense debates and that currently divide a part of humanity.
Relatos De Un Marinero
Price: $3.90 USD. Words: 92,710. Language: Spanish. Published: February 14, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Navigation
La profesión de marinero me proporciona la oportunidad de viajar por algunos países del mundo y participar en sucesos insólitos. Algunos de los escritos que conforman este libro, hacen parte de un compendio investigativo e histórico de unos hechos que desde hace algún tiempo originan intensos debates y actualmente dividen a una parte de la humanidad.
Fatherland Without Borders
Price: $3.90 USD. Words: 84,160. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Transportation » Navigation
Vicario Ventura, born in 1951, suspended his high school studies at the age of 26 to direct his footsteps to a port of Colombia and leave as a stowaway on board a foreigner ship, with a backpack as his only possession. Thus, began a life of trips and adventures around the world which he later dedicated to the profession of seaman, compatible with his vocation of solitary traveler.
Patria Sin Fronteras
Price: $3.90 USD. Words: 82,410. Language: Spanish. Published: April 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Transportation » Navigation
Patria sin fronteras es un libro que con un realismo descriptivo relata las costumbres de 20 países lejanos y la vivencia del autor a bordo de un barco carguero con una tripulación de origen griego. Es además un libro ameno e informativo para el sociólogo, el político, el periodista y todo aquel que desconozca el mundo más allá del límite de una ciudad.

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barco    mar    marinero    sailor    sea    seaman    ship    travel    viaje    viaje marinero barco