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An Overland Journey through Latin America from Steamboat Springs, Colorado to Ushuaia, Argentina.To immerse ourselves in the Spanish Language and Culture, learn to surf and dive, snorkel and see what the world has to offer!!!We are a couple from Steamboat Springs, Colorado who are driving through Latin America to practice our Spanish, Volunteer and help others we meet, do a little fishing and learn to surf.

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Happy 14th Baktun!

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On Friday, December 21th, 2012 we were awaken at 5am by an incredible wind. Avocados and Oranges were bouncing off our roof left and right. The end of the13th Baktun was here and according to the Mayans we were now…

Jaibalito Update

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All right guys, we agree it is high time for an update!  Since some of you already managed to track us down we admit to being in Jaibalito, Guatemala for over a month now. Actually it’s been 57 days, 2…

Oaxacan Chocolate Time

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A little slash and burn for cattle on our way to OaxacaWe must say that we are now in the rhythm of blogging, we are having a great time putting these posts together for you and cracking up as we do,…

Detour to Volcan de Colima

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We have been falling behind on our posts so we have been working hard this week to catch up.  So fasten your seat belts here they come.When we arrived in Melaque we soaked in the sun and blew up…

The Key to the Cloud Forest

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-“Buenos Dias. ¿Usted Sergio Garcia?”  -“No.” -“Gracias. Adios.” -“Buenos Dias. ¿Usted Sergio Garcia?” -“No.” -“Gracias. Adios.” -“Buenos Dias. Usted Sergio Garcia?” -“No.” I was watching Aneta with amusement walking up bravely to random men in the Zocalo (square) of the…

Ceviche to Cake

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Food.  Aneta and I love trying new food whenever we can get our hands on it.  In Mexico they are all about food, we can’t get away from it.  We have even come up with a nickname of food teasers…

Ceviche to Cake

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Food.  Aneta and I love trying new food whenever we can get our hands on it.  In Mexico they are all about food, we can’t get away from it.  We have even come up with a nickname of food teasers…

¿Donde Esta La Playa?

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?Donde Esta La Playa?We made it; we are finally here in a small Mexican surf town called Sayulita. Sayulita is just like Steamboat sunny and beautiful. Instead of the great view of the mountains covered in snow, we get…