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Magical landscape at Playa Balandra during low tide near La Paz

Playa Balandra is a fun place to see at low tide because you can wade forever in clean, clear water that’s below your knees. In fact, this is one of the cleanest beaches I’ve seen in Mexico in a long time. 292 more words

Early Retirement

A fantastic swim with whale sharks in La Paz, Mexico

Swimming with whale sharks has been on Tedly’s bucket list for years, so he was super excited to experience this. As early retirement budget travelers, we found an easy and relatively inexpensive way to experience these magnificent creatures up close. 904 more words

Early Retirement

La Paz & Uyuni

Crossing the border into Bolivia was a bit of a mission. It was supposed to be a 7-hour journey but ended up being closer to 11. 1,457 more words

South America

A Short Adventure in Bolivia

Have you ever sat in front of a map, closed your eyes and randomly placed  your finger somewhere on the map and went to that destination?  1,287 more words


Pura Vida - A Guide to Costa Rica

Costa Rica is a country of much natural beauty. With luscious rainforests, beautiful waterfalls, and stunning beaches, who wouldn’t want to go. Costa Rica has a lot of adventure available, or many white sand beaches with a gorgeous ocean in front. 1,144 more words

A fun ferry ride on the Sea of Cortez: Mazatlan to La Paz

Baja Sur is a tourism hot spot in Mexico, and we decided to check it out before returning to the U.S. for the holidays. To get there from Mazatlan, we took an overnight ferry ride that was a pretty interesting experience. 805 more words

Early Retirement

Wandering Bolivia. La Paz.

This is more than a year over due. Might seem like a random discontinuous series of words but really it is the last of my Chile and Bolivia travelogue and should be read in continuum with my other Sud America stories. 979 more words