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Discovering the lost city of the Mayans – El Mirador

The light filtered through the jungle canopy, struggling to penetrate the jungle floor. I stared at my feet as I continued to walk through the jungle, concentrating on not slipping on the thick, sloppy mud, or the moss covered rocks. … Continue reading

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Costa Rica – sloths, coffee and jungle hikes

One word to describe Costa Rica – AMAZING!!!   Costa Rica is largely known in the budget backpacking world as being an over-priced, tourist trap. Sadly this means that many budget backpackers, hot-tail-it through the country, missing out on one … Continue reading

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Slothing around Manuel Antonio National Park

Sloth sighting!!! We spotted this fury guy sleeping in a tree next to the beach at Manuel Antonio National Park in Costa Rica. I think this is the two-toed sloth, not the three toed sloth 🙂 Exciting times!! Just wanted … Continue reading

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Guatemala, Belize and back into MEXICO!!! Para mas tequila con mis amigos!!

After studying Spanish in Xela for 2 months, Michael and I were keen to hit the road again. We had a month before I was meeting some mates in Cancun… until then we planned to play it by ear, with … Continue reading

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