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Guatemala... check

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Miss me? (Yes, Ben! We are so excited to read your blog again!!!) Okay okay, settle down, here you are:

Today is my third day in San Salvador, the capital of El Salvador. 1,652 more words

Drive Times & Road Conditions : Don't Expect Anything

Driving through Mexico is a breeze. Often Google Maps will spit out an estimated drive time and you’ll smoke it. It was so nice to arrive at a destination 4 hours earlier than planned. 1,313 more words

Road Trip

Los altos y bajos de la aventura de moto

Friday October 10th, Day 1: Rented a Honda 200cc in Antigua. Ed talked them down to a somewhat better price although all the locals stated it was too much. 720 more words


Day 154

Hint: if someone tells you wifi in Central America is sketchy, believe them. I’ve been meaning to write but I went from dodgy/no wifi to wifi only being available on a dongle to 5 people at a time until the credit ran out, to dodgy wifi,  and now I’m on to dodgy/no wifi again. 826 more words


Semuc Champey

Few visitors to Guatemala miss the three hour slog along bumpy unpaved roads to reach Lanquin. A small town stunningly located in the mountains, it’s our favourite destination yet. 279 more words

A quick trip to Honduras and a gradual appreciation for health and safety!

I took last week off from learning Spanish partly to take a break but also to put to test all I had learnt over the past 3 and a half weeks. 1,030 more words

#Semuc Champey: Bridge out on road from Antigua and Lake Atitlan, and road in bad condition too.

The bridge over the Rio Cabohon is in such bad shape that vehicles can no longer cross it. Some people have been daring enough to walk across the main bridge to Semuc Champey in northern Guatemala, even though many planks have already fallen into the river. 68 more words