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Armed Escort to Buy Water - Guatemala City

​ GUEST POST by Liam O’Neill: Liam O’Neill is a fellow backpacker originally from Australia that we met in Rio De Janeiro on New Years Eve. 1,271 more words


Masaya, Nicaragua: Day 2

Where do I begin? How about the cup of coffee and the view from our charming bungalow terrace at the foot of the ocean – … 443 more words


Doing the Most on Jost Van Dyke

If you’d like to experience something truly rare, this is the trip. I searched for the best way to ring in the New Year and Jost Van Dyke popped up multiple times for it huge celebration on Great Harbor, sold! 488 more words


Costa Rica Road Trip Pt. 1: Monteverde

When Jeff suggested we rent a car and road trip through Costa Rica, I was thrilled. I’ve been to Costa Rica once before (albeit only to Manuel Antonio), so I was eager to see the country from a different angle. 937 more words

Central America

Honduras #68 (1892)

The Republic of Honduras (República de Honduras), is a republic in Central America. It has at times been referred to as Spanish Honduras to differentiate it from British Honduras, which became modern-day Belize. 2,445 more words

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Nicaragua: Day 1

I was sitting on plane at gate in Managua waiting to disembark and add country no 63 to my list when I looked at the friendly young people next to me, looked back at my list, looked at the young people and back at list and realized holy smokes I left their country the Netherlands off my list!! 185 more words


The city of Rivas is situated between the Pacific Ocean and the Great Lake of Nicaragua (Cocibolca), and is known for its year round tropical weather, nice people, and is often known as the city of mangos due to its abundant mango tree population.

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