A Tramp through the Jungle

With only minimal time to spend in Panama, I set my mind to using all of that time wisely, using every moment seizing the day and packing my one week with much adventure. Bus after bus I made it Boquete, a wonderful area full of jungle reserves. I gathered information about the next day's hike … Continue reading A Tramp through the Jungle

How to get from Copan, Honduras to El Tunco, El Salvador: Chicken bus extravaganza

As my SEO skills end with knowing only what the acronym stands for, hopefully people find this.  With the simple task of getting from Copan to El Tunco, two very popular gringo trail stops, we were surprised to see that there was only one shuttle running every other day for a pricey $45. We opted … Continue reading How to get from Copan, Honduras to El Tunco, El Salvador: Chicken bus extravaganza

Parasites

Travel tip #23: take your antiparasitos while traveling extensively in the third world. Here are symptoms to watch out for if you are currently infested with some muy grande parasitos: Extreme introvertedness (even for an extroverted introvert such as myself) Always feeling full Loss of appetite Zero energy Hermitic tendencies (including avoiding eye contact with … Continue reading Parasites