Illegal immigrants

T – It’s certainly off to a messy start for South America hey?! Just when I thought we had stuffed up enough things for Colombia to cause me a big enough headache I discovered something else. We never officially cancelled our temporary import permits in Panama. When we received the all clear to leave Panama…

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Do postie bikes make good anchors?

T – We rolled into Cartagena nice and early this morning. The sea was a little rough last night and I lost count of the amount of times that I woke up as I was being bounced off the bed and into thin air as we slammed over waves. It was great! I have quite…

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Its out of control right now!

T – We received a message late last night that we needed to be at the dock to load our bikes onto the boat at 11am today. We were all very excited! Channy and I were both looking forward to having one last night here in Portobelo where we could relax and have a quiet…

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Dig a big ditch and fill it with water

T – Now it begins. The process of getting our bikes out of Panama. We know nothing of this process except what the agent for the sailboat has told us. So this morning we had to go to a place only known to us as the DIJ where we would get our bikes inspected, wait…

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How about another 50 dates?

T – We have not slept in a dorm room like this with other people before and I was worried about late night party animals coming in drunk, making loads of racket and generally interrupting my beauty sleep, of which I don’t need much of course. Right? But I slept really well and this morning…

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