El Salvador

Highlights of El Salvador

Highlights of El Salvador

Considered one of the most dangerous countries in the world, I found El Salvador to be a lovely place. I surely did not visit it extensively, having stopped only in Suchitoto – one of the places to visit in El Salvador, which I reached after having crossed the Gulf of Fonseca. Nevertheless, I enjoyed my […]

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Trips from Hell, aka bus rides in Central America

Trips from Hell, aka bus rides in Central America

Bus rides in Central America can be challenging. There is no end to how uncomfortable they can be. Although I must admit they can also be a lot of fun, as one gets to meet other backpackers, share tips and stories. Getting to Copan Ruinas, Honduras, from Flores, Guatemala, was a really long trip that tested my spirit for adventure, […]

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How To Cross The Border In Latin America

How To Cross The Border In Latin America

A gap year in Latin America is most travellers’ dream. Many embark on a trip entailing long haul flights and several border crossings, and being aware of the border crossing requirements and the possible scams can help backpackers save a lot of time – not to mention a few bucks. Here are a few questions, answered for you on […]

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