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... a half hours slowly drinking my Sprite, then a coffee and they kindly let me. All for £3.60 ($5.40).
I had to leave when it was still very heavy but decided to cancel the crossing today as it was after 16-00 now and I would lose and hour when crossing the border so went to a Motel I had seen close to the border. So, here I am, dry, bike in garage similar to yesterday and tomorrow............we will see !!
Not my worst day ever but not my best, either ...
... I am hopeless with balance etc so for me this was literally life and death (in my eyes) one wrong foot and I was going down. I was convinced with the fog they would never find you and the cold would kill you.
We all made it around to the otherside unscathed, but a little shakin. Funnily we were all in high spirts and felt like we were on a proper mountain climbing expedition.
We followed Danny back to camp in single file to prevent loss in the fog and despite ...
... we were in for.We'd been warned about the roads being winding, but 6 hours of it and 'topes' (speed bumps) over 120 of them, going up and down the mountain and finally down to the jungle.On the way we really saw how the Mayan live today, the same as they have for thousands of years probably. We saw very old women with a strop across their heads carrying a basket full of wood (for cooking and heating), or fruits, or vegetables, or turkeys even (for eating).Just as in ...
... Gracias Mexico - Adios Muchacho x
Border Crossing Shena****ns
Once over the border with not a Quetzal to our name as spent it all on Mexican exit tax, got surrounded by shouting insistent men all trying to pull us and our bags into different micros. made the mistake of trusting the guy who had been on the Mexican border side who had previously been quite helpful and accepted his offer of a ride to ge to next town. How he got ...
... s!!!!!!!! In a week!!! If anyone is reading this, and is seriously interested in traveling backpack, hostel style, with me!!!! Send me a email, comment, message! Something!!! and we will plan a trip! My next trip will be to south east Asia! For three months! Who wants it? I want that ****! And I am going to take it as it comes to me! I have found a new drug! It's backpacking! Very very addictive! I have a addictive personality! I have found something that is beautiful! I am ...
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