Hotel Gran Central
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... It is a fact of life. Melo suggested that I carry enough in my wallet so that if such an unfortunate incident were to happen, the thieves or gang members will be content with the collection. Otherwise they are just as likely to use a knife or gun to show their displeasure. So I might be doing some Tai Chi inside the compound where the truck is parked rather than going for any walks!
Yesterday when we were driving back to El Progreso we stopped ...
... sauce, and spiced carrots. We know you're jealous...
Because we were terribly behind in our blog posts, we decided to camp out at one of the only free wifi spots in town: Wendy's. We have been here for two hours, documenting our trip and uploading pictures with frosties by our sides. After traveling for ten hours straight today, tonight will be an early night in order to prepare for our border crossing journey from Honduras to Belize via another ...
... valley. We had visits from food vendors from time to time and a handful of salespeople, again selling medicines and pills to cure all manner of ailments. We had come to the conclusion that the Hondurans were a nation of hypochondriacs, having also noticed that their towns had more pharmacies than any other type of shop.
As we neared San Pedro de Sula we started to see a very different Honduras. Gone were the simple mountain towns with narrow ...
... Nicaragua) is home to the Garifuna, descendants of freed African slaves, who still live very much according to their original roots. Music still blares from most shops and houses (as they so often do in this part of the world), however gone is the salsa groove and in comes a very African reggae-type beat. And I was most definitely the only white man in the village, almost a tourist attraction of my own as kids ran to up to me to talk ...
... trees, clear blue water, the works. It may just be the most perfect trip to the beach I’ve ever had and it will definitely be a trip we will take many times again.
We arrived around 11:30 am and immediately changed into bathing suits and switched between baking in the sun and taking dips in the water. We had a lunch of fried chicken and beer and then went back to beaching it. A huge stormed rolled in that night but luckily we didn't get caught ...
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