I’m three months into the trip now and I’m starting to wonder whether I’ve bitten off more than I can chew and whether I’m travelling the “right” way. Since the previous months wrapup I’ve travelled from Guatemala to Utila in … Read all about it!
I’m pretty sure we all think back to major events in our own lives and recycle various scenarios in our head on how the long term outcomes would have unfolded. For myself, I would think back to how things would … Read all about it!
One simply doesn’t go to Playa and Tulum and not go to the beach. The sand is white as snow and the warm turquoise Carribean water is impossible to stay away from especially in the 30+ degree climate. After traversing to … Read all about it!
Well it’s been over a month since I touched down in Mexico City, marking the start of my journey. I’ve accomplished quite a bit in terms of experiencing new places, meeting new people, slowly coming to grips with the Spanish … Read all about it!
The more I spoke to the locals here I could feel a burning sense of pride that they had for their culture. Back in the day, when the Spanish conquistadors crashed the party, the indigenous population preferred to suicide rather … Read all about it!
When we left Oaxaca City, it was a cool and dry 22 degrees. Upon arriving at Puerto Escondido with our bodies sore and aching from the Death Bus, we were greeted with 30 degree and tropical like weather. It would … Read all about it!
Getting to Puerto Escondido from Oaxaca City, we had the option of taking a 10 hour bus ride that left late at night and arrive in the morning or take a cheaper local mini van that left every hour and … Read all about it!
I was feeling quite exhausted after Mexico city. It may have had something to do with the combination of jetlag, trying to cram way too much into the week as well as the copious amounts of cerveze (beer), mezcal and … Read all about it!
It’s been one week since leaving Oz now and Mexico has not disappointed. I have met some awesome people, seen some amazing things and of course, eaten some weird and wonderful meals. If there was any apprehension about the trip … Read all about it!
I’m writing this as I am currently on a five hour layover at LAX waiting for my connecting flight to Mexico City. Usually in this situation I’d be sitting at the airport bar telling myself that it’s 12pm somewhere … Read all about it!