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We had nothing planed about Vinales at all; we just had a rough idea about the choices that suit our 2 days 2 nights there. 662 more words

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Rose Goes South • Ometepe, Ome-Sweaty!

Ometepe is a difficult one for a traveller like me. I often find it hard to choose between roughing it and flashpacking, whilst all the time wanting to get the most authentic experience of a place that is physically possible. 539 more words


Paradise by the airplane light

This time will be different, I promise myself emphatically, squeezing my fingers around the airplane armrests so my body is as stable as my word. How could it not be? 781 more words


Obama Urged to Stop Funding Honduran Military as Questions Grow over US Role in Berta Caceres' Death

Amy Goodman speaks to Annie Bird, director of Rights & Ecology, a project of the Center for Political Ecology, after the Department of Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson recently returned from a visit to Tegucigalpa, where he met with Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernández to discuss migration and security. 221 more words


Not enough time in Antigua

A small town nestled beneath the volcanoes just an hour from Guatemala City, Antigua was my first introduction to Central America and my God did it set the standards high. 444 more words

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San Miguel de Allende - Get Lost in the Heart of Mexico

This tip was written by our Italian Explorer: Layla Gallo

San Miguel de Allende is famous, fanciful, cool, colored, happy and full of heritage. Everybody knows this smiley town in the heart of Mexico, but it’s possible that only a few are willing to get lost in its alleys, wandering without a plan, discovering charming shops in blossoming gardens, admiring doors and front gates, all different and beautiful, each one with its track, each one with its faded color. 97 more words


Dos and Don'ts of Hiring a Driver in Belize

Greetings from Belize!! As I sit here and relax in the hammock on the front porch of a beach cabana, I really appreciate the slow, breezy pace of island life. 1,372 more words

Central America