Island Getaways of the Mexican Caribbean

Firstly I just have to say that I love Mexico. When I was a backpacking newbie the thought of taking a tour through Mexico sounded dangerous and overwhelming. However as a veteran at the end of 15 months on the road and 9 months in South America, Mexico wasn’t a problem at all. Having said…

Volcanos, Lakes and Nature Tourism of Guatemala

Guatemala is one of those hidden gems for traveling that you will only hear about from other people that have been there before you. Like any gem that you pick up out of the dirt, you need to wash off its exaggerated bad reputation to find out how great it really is. There are beaches of…

‘Go Slow’ in Belize

When it comes to underwater attractions it’s hard to beat the biggest and most well-known reef system in the world, the Great Barrier Reef in Australia.  If I hadn’t traveled I wouldn’t have even heard about the second place holder Belize which squeezes itself below Mexico in the Western Caribbean. This definitely isn’t because of…