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Border Crossings

Belize into Guatemala – a “crossing the border” experience

Belize into Guatemala – a “crossing the border” experience

A “crossing the border” experience from San Ignacio to El Remate Crossing the border between Belize and Guatemala was easy. Staying in San Ignacio for 2 days helped. We were well rested and very close to the border which was only 10Km away. We left […]

Panama to Colombia – to fly or not to fly?

Panama to Colombia – to fly or not to fly?

There are no roads that connect Panama and Colombia! That is astonishing, but the thick vegetation of Darien rainforest and the Colombian guerrilla controlling narcotics trafficking makes the cross best avoided. This is a nice article regarding the Darien straight. There are many many threads online that […]

Costa Rica/Panama – Border crossing from Puerto Viejo to Bocas del Toro

Costa Rica/Panama – Border crossing from Puerto Viejo to Bocas del Toro

We read a few posts online on things to watch out during the border crossing between Costa Rica and Panama, but it could have not been any easier. Here is how we did it. The bus service that runs from Puerto Viejo to Sixaola leaves […]