The Obama pupusa

T – I was up and ready to rock at 4 am this morning. Chantelle was neither awake nor ready and was very unhappy when I made any noise. Eventually the hours ticked by and we were packing up and making our plans to hit the border which was around 20kms away. But first we…

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The sweet acidic taste of Soda Caustica.

T – After waiting for just over a week for this package we were greeted this morning by, nothing. The package had failed to turn up and the tracking for Fedex showed that they hadn’t even loaded it onto a plane from the UK yet. So after we emailed RST, who were very apologetic and…

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Two burritos? Two burgers????

T – One thing we discovered very early into the trip into Mexico was that we would either have hot water and no wifi or amazing wifi and no hot water. This was exactly true to form at last nights hotel. We had absolutely no wifi at all and yet we had the most amazing…

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I saw an Ant in Igua

T – Alright!!! Guess what? We finally left San Pedro today. There was big smiles all round as we packed up our little bikes for the first time in for weeks! Oils checked and new sparkplugs in. Nothing could stop us now. Except the reluctance of the bikes to start. Normally both bikes fire up…

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3 days to go!

Is it wrong that we are getting excited to go? We really have no reason to not like where we are. It is quiet, the school is amazing and the people here are very welcoming. But the ring of volcanoes and mountains are pressing down on me with such huge weight, making me eager to…

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Soon we will ride again!

Well we are almost through our third week of Spanish classes and we are both well happy with how far we have come. I still struggle to come up with the words to build my sentences but Chantelle is rattling of Espanol like a local. It will make talking to random people who approach us…

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