Mark K

Cartagena

Cartegena – our most favourite city so far! We stayed in the old part of town as per usual and spend a few days wandering the old city and running ragged trying to get the bikes serviced. Day after we arrived it rained. Now there is rain, and then there is rain. This was real …

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Nov 11 Panama City

Been a little while since an update. After Nicaragua we rode straight thru costa ricaand spent one night just outside bit tourist centre of Jaco then rode to near panama border town for a night, only memory is more rain and hands down the worst chinese food we ever have eaten. I never get to …

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Oct 31 Miramar Nicaragua

We have been mostly intransit. Left the rio and were meant to visit our friend Denny who owns the backpacker beach resort we were married , but timing and a road washout closed the main highway for a day sonit didnt work out.  We rode to the Honduran border nearest the east coast and after …

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Oct 26 to Guatemala

We had three days of rain to get to the rio, but in a good way. It was cool and roads good so we made good time. At guate border we met Dan from The Us travelling on a ktm 690 factory rally bike, an insane cool bike but also has been giving him alot …

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Oct 24 San Cristobal

Headed inland up into the mountains again to beautiful colonial town od San Cristobal. It has an awesome active pedestrian centre with lots of nice restaurants and cafes. We spent an extra day overdosing on caffeine and walking around town Next day we headed back north east to cross border at el ceibo into guatemala. …

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Oct 18 Mexico City

Left Guadalahara and tried to get to Mexico City bit as we got closer the traffic increased and we ran out of daylight. To be safe we grabbed first hotel we saw in Toluca and were treated to our first ‘love hotel’. These things are awesome. You have a private garage you pull into and …

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Oct 14 In Guadalahara

Nothing exciting, we r here to get me computer fixed and do some work stuff then head to Mexico City to get a tire then toward guatemala. Guadalhara is huge city, 7 million people, traffic is insane, either gridlock or warp 11. I am sure there are some awesome spots but we are a bit …

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Oct 10 in Mazatlan

We escaped the mountains unscathed and pinned it to Mazatlan to see Fred and his family for Sunday dinner. Awesome spot on the ocean and a heaping plate of ceviche to gorge on. We r here for 2 days as the latest snafu is my computer has died, all the bumpy roads turned my hard …