Island life played a big part in the majority of my decisions during my trip to Central America. Island life in Utila, Honduras was something I had wanted to experience since first reading about The Bay Islands. Honduras in my Lonely Planet but we never actually committed to the trip to Honduras’ Caribbean coast. During… Read More Island life – Utila, Honduras
Are you spending a few days or a week in El Salvador? If the answer is yes you’ll want to consider heading to Playa El Tunco. If you like white sandy beaches and picturesque tropical oceanfront resorts then the chilled surf town of Playa El Tunco in El Salvador probably isn’t going to cut if… Read More My week in Playa El Tunco, El Salvador
Here’s a little more from Lake Atitlan. Lake Atitlan is a truly a magical place the lake is incredible and I’ve come to fully understand why so many people are attracted to this small fragment of the world. From the Lake we moved on to Antigua and watched as a volcano erupted right in front… Read More A little more Lake Atitlan
Guats up? Arriving in Lake Atitlan, Guatemala from Mexico was a nightmare! Leaving Mexico from the Mexican border onwards to Guatemala was an extremely pleasant and official affair. The Guatemalan border on the other hand extremely informal and simply a nightmare. If you plan on doing the crossing from Mexico to Guatemala at La Mesilla read… Read More Lake Atitlan, Guatemala – Guats up?
Welcome to Mexico City or DF/Distrito Federal, which is the local and old name for Mexico City. The grand Distrito Federal and great Mexican Capital is so far, the biggest city I have ever visited. Ranking as one of the most populated cities in the world. Mexico’s capital is a giant cosmopolitan and that’s putting it lightly, the city is… Read More Mexico City – Distrito Federal
This is how to spend one night in Cancun on a budget. Well, two nights if you include the extra night taken to get over my Cancun nightlife induced hangover. Cancun as a backpacker destination is very much a tale of two cities. I’d heard this a lot prior to my visit and after seeing… Read More On the road… One night in Cancun on a budget