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“Traveling – it leaves you speechless, then turns you into a storyteller.” – Ibn Battuta

Colombia Coast

Northern Colombian Coast

We landed in Colombia after five days of sailing through the beautiful San Blas Islands of Panama, and while the sailing trip went extremely well, we were definitely ready to get some land under our feet. Our first stop on…

Since we’ve been back on the road, a question we get asked often is how does truck life compare to backpack life. Obviously, we miss our truck, that goes without saying.  Poppins has taken on a life of her own….

San Blas Panama

Panama

After a few months of being back in the states getting Poppins all stored away, spending the holidays with friends and family, recharging our bank accounts, and raging face on Jam Cruise…it was time to set off on the next…

Monterrey

Puebla & Monterrey

While we were a little disappointed that the situation in Nicaragua had prevented us from driving further south, there was a touch of excitement about the promised return to our favorite country, Mexico! We had already spent just under five…

Huasteca Potosina

If you have never heard of Huasteca Potosina, that wouldn’t surprise me. During the time we spent exploring, I don’t think we saw a single gringo, and frankly if we hadn’t been driving directly through it, I’m not sure I…

Honduras

Honduras: Part 2

We had now left the coast and the central highlands of Honduras on our way south towards the Nicaraguan border. Once again, Honduras continued to provide us with unique and memorable experiences along the way. Tegucigalpa & Olancho Regions Doing…

Honduras

Honduras: Part 1

At first as we planned our trip through Central America, we spoke about Honduras being only a brief stay before we crossed into Nicaragua. That plan was partly based on rumors that Honduras was extremely dangerous, and partly on the…

Guatemala

Guatemala

So, its been quite a while since I have last shared stories from our travels. As most of you already know, we took a couple months off, worked a bit, celebrated holidays with friends and family, and are now back…

We’re Baacckkkkkk!!!!

The People have spoken! So, we best give the people what they want! Last time we last spoke we were just about to leave our beloved Mexico to enter Guatemala! Well, a lot has happened since then, in fact a…

Chiapas

Exploring Chiapas

As you may know from reading my previous blogs, Chiapas is the state in Mexico I had been looking forward to most. It’s the southernmost territory bordering Guatemala, and I was introduced to this place before we left for our…