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El Salvador: Three Places To Add To Your Bucket List

El Salvador is a country that doesn’t see much in the way of tourism, which is a shame considering how fantastic El Salvador is. Often overshadowed by Central America’s more popular countries like Guatemala and Costa Rica, tiny El Salvador is often missed out by travellers backpacking in the region. However, with its colonial towns, friendly locals and diverse scenery, El Salvador is a must … Continue reading El Salvador: Three Places To Add To Your Bucket List

Ice N Beans cafe Review, Caye Caulker, Belize

Caye Caulker: A tiny island, just five kilometres in length with no roads that’s situated just off the mainland in Belize, Central America, wasn’t a place that I expected to find a good coffee shop, yet Ice N Beans was just that. Despite its undeniably Caribbean culture I was pleasantly surprised to see that when it came to eating, it wasn’t all jerk chicken and there … Continue reading Ice N Beans cafe Review, Caye Caulker, Belize

G Adventures Central American Journey Tour Review

G Adventures Central America Homestay Review

If you’ve read this blog before then you’ll probably know that I went travelling though Central America with G Adventures on their Central American Journey tour this spring. It was my first ever group tour and was something that I did because I didn’t feel confident travelling through the region solo. You can read about my experience here: Should You Do A Group Tour? G Adventures … Continue reading G Adventures Central America Homestay Review

A 20 Something Travel Guide To Costa Rica

Costa Rica is a country that had been on my bucket-list for ages. Located at the bottom of Central America and repeatedly voted one of the happiest countries in the world, Costa Rica is known for its spectacular beaches, vast wildlife, yoga, surf culture and its ecotourism, so I just knew that I had to visit it. However I knew very little about Costa Rica and I … Continue reading A 20 Something Travel Guide To Costa Rica

Amazing Veggie Food You Have To Try In Tulum, Mexico

I loved Tulum in Mexico so much, partly for its beaches, partly for the bike rides, partly for our hostel but overwhelmingly for the food.  Before we got to Tulum we were a little disappointed with what Mexico’s Yucatan peninsula had to offer. After a week of travelling around Cancun and Playa Del Carmen what we’d seen of Mexico had in all honesty seemed a little tacky, … Continue reading Amazing Veggie Food You Have To Try In Tulum, Mexico

G Adventures Central American Journey Tour Review

G Adventures Central American Journey Tour Review

My nine week G Adventures Central American Journey was the very first group tour that I have ever done and also my first time visiting Latin America. The tour was combined of two smaller G Adventures tours: the Mayan Sun Southbound one and the Volcano Trail. The trip took me through Central America: a strip of seven countries in between North and South America and includes … Continue reading G Adventures Central American Journey Tour Review

What I ate in a day: Costa Rica

Traditional, Vegan, Gluten free and vegetarian food in Costa Rica, Central America As promised here’s the next of my ‘what I ate in a day‘ posts that I’ll be writing up about my recent trip through Central America. We all know that eating is one of the best parts of travelling and personally I’m always fascinated by diets in other countries so I thought this would … Continue reading What I ate in a day: Costa Rica

El Salvador: Why Pupusas Are The Best Thing You’ll Ever Eat

A foodies guide to eating in El Salvador Before I actually got to El Salvador in Central America, I wasn’t too sure what I was actually going to blog about. I didn’t know much about the country, I was only going to be there for a couple of nights and in all honesty in comparison to other countries I was travelling to like Guatemala and Costa … Continue reading El Salvador: Why Pupusas Are The Best Thing You’ll Ever Eat

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Useful Hacks You Need To Know Before Travelling In Central America

Travel tips for backpacking in Central America The little strip of countries in between the USA and South America is one of the most beautiful, diverse and fascinating parts of the world that I’ve ever travelled in. With some of the most beautiful landscape, towns, wildlife and beaches ever this tiny region of countries, stretching from Mexico to Panama really does have it all, and … Continue reading Useful Hacks You Need To Know Before Travelling In Central America

What I Ate In A Day: Guatemala

Eating my way through Central America: A foodies travel guide to Guatemala As you probably already know from this blog, eating is one of my favourite pastimes and before I went backpacking around Central America I was really intrigued about what the food would be like. We all know what Vietnamese and Thai food is like but Guatemalan food? Not so much. So, I have … Continue reading What I Ate In A Day: Guatemala