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Banos, Ecuador; my favorite stop

Banos, Ecuador; my favorite stop

Reaching Banos Ecuador Needless to say, I was a bit worn out after my speed trip through Guayaquil.  I was really looking forward to these rumored natural hot springs and breathtaking views.  But my trip to Banos was not off to the cleanest start.  About two hours into my trip, I was posting to my… Continue Reading

Medellin to Barranquilla Colombia- Return(Dom)

Medellin to Barranquilla Colombia- Return(Dom)

Early Morning Flight From Medellin to Barranquilla. To start the morning off I let the gate keeper to my apartment complex persuade me to take a taxi to the San Diego Centro Commercial where I was to catch the bus to the airport. Even though I had plenty of time before my flight, he was… Continue Reading

Pasa Canoas and Frontera: Costa Rica to Panama

Pasa Canoas and Frontera: Costa Rica to Panama

Pasa Canoas is The Frontera! You may find them listed differently on different maps or even on different zoom levels of digital maps.  Rest assured, they are the same place.  Here I have an image where they were listed as both on the same zoom level on Google Maps.  When I zoomed in further, it… Continue Reading

Tica Bus Trip to Nicaragua & Costa Rica

Tica Bus Trip to Nicaragua & Costa Rica

What is the Tica Bus? Tica is used to refer to Costa Rica or it’s people, Tico for the fella’s.  There are a couple of different bus options when traveling from Costa Rica to other countries.  The Tica Bus came highly recommended.  The cost was $26 (USD) each way and went from San Jose, Costa… Continue Reading

Troubled Jaco Bus Ride

After having such a relaxing beer and croc filled ride to Jaco, I decided to rough it back to San Jose, Costa Rica.  I was told that taking the local bus would cost less than five bucks and that it was a decent ride.  Sure enough, I went to the ticket counter on the north… Continue Reading