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Here are some highlights.

Here are some highlights.

AMERICA – This is what i travelled around in. It’s a mustang convertable 4.9 V6. It went like stink up to 110 then cut out.Shame that. TIKAL RUINS – This fuck off terantula decides it likes the look of the guides shoes and closes in for a closer look. BRAZIL – Pele’s footprint – Mighty smelly I’ve entered a couple for the wanderlust competition in the hope I might win some free flights or a camera. You can find the…

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Photo diary

Photo diary

AMERICAS 2005: Peru: Peru Feb-Mar Chile: March -> April Argentina: April Brazil: April -> May Costa Rica: May Nicaragua: May Honduras: May -> June Gautamala: June Belize: June Mexico: June -> July USA: July   (Visited 2 times, 1 visits today)Related Posts Day 56 – Newquay to Lands End Last day. It’s taken 56 days to make the whole journey; from John O’Groats to Lands End. I’ll do a summary of some stats in the next post, but h… Day…

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Tyke’s travel tips

Tyke’s travel tips

Here are some travel tips for those planning a trip to south america. 1- NEVER ARRIVE AT NIGHT – chances are you’ll be making those gruelling 20 hour plus bus journeys, the last thing you want is to be wandering round a strange town with all your stuff at the dead of night. 2- YOU WILL GET ROBBED – depending on your outlook, this may be funny, mildly annoying or a personal tragedy. Keep you passport and sexually integrity intact,…

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Con Job

Con Job

Have been robbed for the third time on this holiday. rob #1rob #2 Robbery #3Travelling from San Ramone to Costa Rica´s capital San Jose. The set upGirl comes to sit next to me from the front of the bus.Think nothing of it.I am a good looking bloke.. After normal girly wriggling, girl goes to sleep waking up just as the bus is approaching San Jose bus station. The stingPulling into bus station in San Jose. Bus is alighting, people are…

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Baths at La Fortuna

Baths at La Fortuna

Not forgetting the baths @ La Fortuna, Baldi Baths.Apart from Caño, this is perhaps one of the coolest things to do ala La Fortuna. Hot BathVolcanically heated, the bar staff will provide free beer if you manage to stay in the hottest pool for longer than 20 seconds. They recon its over 100 degrees, one guy said 400 (Canadian), but I managed to get a foot in there and not remove a stump. There are another 11 pools and a…

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Rio Frio – Costa Rrica

Rio Frio – Costa Rrica

This is a picture of the Rio Frio so packed with life. No visits yetRelated Posts Day 56 – Newquay to Lands End Last day. It’s taken 56 days to make the whole journey; from John O’Groats to Lands End. I’ll do a summary of some stats in the next post, but h… Day 55 – Tavistock to Newquay A whole day with the the wind in my face. A full 16-30 kph of it. Pedalling down the hills kind…

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Iguana

Iguana

Met this guy. Pretty friendly. (Visited 2 times, 1 visits today)Related Posts Day 56 – Newquay to Lands End Last day. It’s taken 56 days to make the whole journey; from John O’Groats to Lands End. I’ll do a summary of some stats in the next post, but h… Day 55 – Tavistock to Newquay A whole day with the the wind in my face. A full 16-30 kph of it. Pedalling down the hills kind of style. In addition,…

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Caño Negra

Caño Negra

For those that make it to La Fortuna and are into your naturism, there is no better place in Costa Rica than the place they call Caño Negra. An area of wetland gaining it´s name from the black volcanic dust tinged water it leaks into Rio Frio which flows on the border between Costa Rica & Nicaragua. This place you are gauranteed to see animals like:CaimenHowler MonkeysSlothsStorksTurtlesJumping FishBatsKingfishersand sometimes the Jesus lizard running across the waterway For the $30 dollars,…

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La Fortuna

La Fortuna

After 4 days on the job I am moving on. La Fortuna at first seemed like Pucon, Chile. It has a volcano steaming and spewing lava in the background. I have a picture of the Volcano here. Which makes an interesting backdrop for the village which is mostly covered with volcanic dust, which you have to watch you don’t get in your coffee if you sit outside. (Visited 2 times, 1 visits today)Related Posts Day 56 – Newquay to Lands…

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Small change

Small change

Nothing small about this change. It’s like chocolate money. Perhaps it helps the locals not to lose it. Locals are friendly here man, perhaps the friendliest in SA. No visits yetRelated Posts Day 56 – Newquay to Lands End Last day. It’s taken 56 days to make the whole journey; from John O’Groats to Lands End. I’ll do a summary of some stats in the next post, but h… Day 55 – Tavistock to Newquay A whole day with the…

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