Dead fish

By | March 24th, 2017|Categories: Peru|Tags: , , , |

We woke up to strong fish smell. It came from a pack of dead fishes on the shore, just 50 m from us. The birds were having a feast on the water and on the [...]

San Juan del Sur Nicaragua

By | May 5th, 2015|Categories: Nicaragua|Tags: , , |

Costa Rica, you have competition, it's right on your heel. Just half an hour or so drive from the Costa Rica border, some hour an half from Granada, Nicaragua is the little town of San [...]

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Tortuga Verde El Salvador

By | March 2nd, 2015|Categories: El Salvador|Tags: , , , , |

From Cerro Verde basically we crossed El Salvador, mainly on a good quality split highway which led us through San Salvador, the capital city. First feeling was "oh no!" when the gps pointed that [...]

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La Manzanilla

By | February 22nd, 2014|Categories: Mexico|Tags: , , , , |

La Manzanilla is a small seaside town (not to be confused with Manzanillo, which is a resort an hour south from La Manzanilla), showing still a strong number of Canadian and US visitors. Not a [...]

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By | February 15th, 2014|Categories: Mexico|Tags: , , , |

We decided to camp at Playa Cerritos , just North of Mazatlan, after visiting a few campgrounds. It is just next to Riu Palace and it was one of the nicest pay campgrounds close to [...]

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San Jose del Cabo

By | February 1st, 2014|Categories: travel|Tags: , , , , , |

Today we visited the quiet sister town of Cabos San Lucas, San Jose del Cabo, which turned out a quite nice place, with its historical downtown and the art galleries around it. Much quieter than [...]

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Chileno Beach

By | February 1st, 2014|Categories: Mexico|Tags: , , , , , |

We came across this public playa some 15 km East out of Cabos san Lucas. A short drive off the highway with an ample parking lot and work is under way to modernize this beach [...]

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Lord of the Wind

By | January 28th, 2014|Categories: Mexico|Tags: , , , , , , , |

The Lord of the Wind kite surfing competition took place in Los Barriles at the end of January 2014. Loud music, street food, bunch of competitors of all levels and bunch of spectators cheering and [...]

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Turtle turtle

By | January 11th, 2014|Categories: travel|Tags: , , , , |

On a beach walk in Playa Tecolote we came across a bunch of mini-turtles, which turned out to be less than 24 hrs old and marching desperately to reach the sea. Of course there were [...]

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The slowdown

By | January 5th, 2014|Categories: Mexico|Tags: , , , , , |

Our original plan was to be in Cancun by Christmas. We are still in Baja California. The slowdown finally hit us. With a 6 months tourist card we could stick around in Mexico until June [...]

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