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Visiting Atacames Ecuador, A Much Needed Break

Visiting Atacames Ecuador, A Much Needed Break

Arriving in Atacames Ecuador After the week I’d had going through Quito, Santo Domingo de los Colorados, and Esmeraldas, arriving in Atacames Ecuador was a much needed breather.  Atacames is a peaceful beach town with friendly people that seem to outnumber the bars by about three. I arrived in Atacames after getting lost and confused… Continue Reading

Life Under A Bridge: Medellin Colombia

Life Under A Bridge: Medellin Colombia

It’s only fitting that I start off my posts on a city as unique as Medellin Colombia with a truly unique topic.  Only steps away from the entrance to my apartment complex is a massive intersection with a series of bridges.  Hidden under these bridges is a virtual community of shopping and dining establishments. Under… Continue Reading

Beachfront bars in Bocas Del Toro

Beachfront bars in Bocas Del Toro

I’m not going to go into a lot of detail here.  Being able to watch the fish several feet under water while having a drink and listening to music was nice.  I found myself many times more interested in watching the fish than what was going on at the bar.  And if you happen to… Continue Reading

Panamanian Cock……  Fighter???

Panamanian Cock…… Fighter???

Allow me to introduce you to Stew.  Stew is a Panamanian cock fighter who was retired before his first real fight.  Stew may have had another name, but my introduction to Stew went something like “If YOU BOUGHT that FUCKING chicken, it better be going in a stew tonight!” “But baby, he’s a champion cock… Continue Reading

2nd trip in Latin America

2nd trip in Latin America

Latin America trip #2: A change of tactics My second trip to Latin America started a little differently than my first.  I decided that this time I wanted to spend more time in one general area and get a more in-depth understanding.  Through a chain of friends of friends, I found a place where I… Continue Reading