Travel Blog

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

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…

As many of you may know, I love to geek out on the band Phish, and I am sure there are many other phans out there that can relate. Our website is intended to be a travel blog, but in…

Yucatan

*Disclaimer: Long term travel is certainly not for the faint of heart! This blog is about the not so fun parts of traveling in a truck; the way we often glorify travel, and the reality of its ups and downs,…

Oaxaca

Inland Oaxaca

We spent three weeks cruising the coast of Oaxaca and enjoyed every second of it. It had been months since we had been on the pacific coast and we were longing for the ocean. When it was time to say…