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Blog, Mexico, Mexico City

13 Free Sights in Mexico City

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There is plenty to entertain and occupy visitors to Mexico’s capital. It is up to the individual how much money they are willing to spend […]

Blog, Nicaragua

Paradise Found…On Big Corn Island

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We never pre-book accommodation, knowing there is always something out there. Finding that something tends to involve shopping around and haggling. Our boat docked on Big Corn […]

Blog, Lodgings

Why We Stay in Hotels rather than Hostels

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We had read plenty of travel blogs prior to coming to the decision to form our own, and the gravitation towards hostels amongst couples travelling together […]

Blog, Transportation

The Itch to Hitch

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Why Fly? During the planning stage of our year-long drift we had a difficult time figuring out 2 very critical areas of any journey: Where we […]

Blog, Transportation

Carpooling With Strangers

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The thrill of the unknown. The boredom of the waiting. Hitchhiking can be hard work! You have carefully picked your location and now you stand […]

Blog, Mexico City

Murals, Mosaics and a Mexican Mecca

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So synonymous with Mexico are Diego Rivera and Frida Kahlo, that as of 2010 they both grace the 500 Peso bill, with Rivera on the […]

Blog, El Salvador, Food & Drink

A Gourmet Meal for $6 in El Salvador

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For Those About To Nosh The road between Sonsonate and Ahuachapan is known as the Ruta de Flores here in El Salvador. It squirms its […]

Blog, Guatemala

The Natural Vapours

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Xela and it’s environs are a magical area. Magical might be a bit of a stretch but it’s definitely entrenched in natural volcanic, geothermal activity […]