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Rainy Costa Rica

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As the truck was now in order and our hotel room was becoming much too comfortable, we set off for the Caribbean Coast of Costa Rica.  Who could resist the tropical beaches, warm breezes, and fresh seafood?  We were pumped…
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Almost crossed the border

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Almost crossed the border from Honduras and Guatemala, almost. The Copan location is quite different from all the other ones in Honduras, it’s clean, civilized and fast. Checked out from Honduras in ten minutes and got passport stamped in to…
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Some friends, a plan, a canal… Panama!

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We entered Panama, our last country on the Central American leg of our journey at the end of March with two opposing feelings: lots of excitement, and a little trepidation. Excitement to see two London friends who had recently moved to…
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Panamá: entrando en Centroamérica

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Colón: ganga style Después de largas horas (no sé por qué se dice “largas” si todas las horas duran lo mismo, pero estas sí que fueron eternas) de trámites en el puerto de Colón y tras una noche durmiendo allí…
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Guatemala

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Crossing the border from Belize to Guatemala is a complicated undertaking. But I think they all are. There are papers to sign, copies to be produced, fees to be paid and you have to wait and wait. We finally got…

Honduras -Nicaragua- Honduras border crossings

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You noticed it well, did it both ways. Leaving Honduras is pretty straight forward and fast . Get exit stamp for passport and turn in car importation paper. I mean you hand over the car paper, the guy looks at…
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San Juan del Sur

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Costa Rica, you have competition, it’s right on your heel. Just half an hour or so drive from the Costa Rican border, some hour an half from Granada,Nicaragua is the little town of San Juan del Sur. With the almost…
Days in country: 12 Money spent: $1686.49(daily average $140.54) One time payments: Ferry $487.90 Gear $558.18 The Hulk $345.91 Distance driven: 736km/457miles […]<img alt="" border="0" src="http://pixel.wp.com/b.gif?host=jfdioverland.com&blog=60929642&post=2060&subd=jfdioverland&ref=&feed=1" width="1" height="1"/>

Stats Panama

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Days in country: 12 Money spent: $1686.49(daily average $140.54)One time payments: Ferry $487.90 Gear $558.18 The Hulk $345.91Distance driven: 736km/457miles Longest drive: 484km/300miles Average distance per day: 61km/38miles Books read: H=1 D=1 Beers tried: 15 Distance hiked/ran: 29km/18miles Elevation gained:…
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De la Colombie au Panama avec le dernier Ferry Xpress

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Notre incroyable aventure en Amérique du sud se termine par une superbe traversée à bord du Ferry Xpress qui nous transborde avec notre véhicule à partir Carthagène en Colombie vers le port de Colón au Panama. Un processus certes un…
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Ciao Costa Rica!

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Kilometerstand Abfahrt: Parque National Rincón de la Vieja (Costa Rica): 25.218 km Ankunft: Granada (Nicaragua): 25.420 km Etappe: 202 km Unser letzter Stopp in Costa Rica war zugleich der Schönste: an der Finca Cañas Castilla ganz im Norden des Landes. Die…
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6 months

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Shoe shine26/4/2015 – six months ago today we left the UK to start this trip. We are currently in Mexico and today we travelled from Zihuatanejo a pretty seaside town to Zamora, further inland, where the 2nd largest church…
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Ferry-Stress: cruzando de Colombia a Panamá

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Lo primero que hicimos al llegar a Cartagena es resolver el tema del cruce a Panamá. Ya que nos habíamos apurado para llegar a los últimos viajes del Ferry-Xpress, queríamos tener todo en orden para cruzar sin problemas. Acá les…
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A Ferry Good Experience

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Dan   Panama wasn’t greeted with the same excited expectation as all the other new countries we have visited. I suspect that this is often the case for overlanders, looking to ship their vehicles to South America. It really isn’t…
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Bordering on insanity?

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International border between Panama and Costa Rica (in a Portacabin)(this post is a little longer than most – just in case you want to make a coffee before reading it) It is well known amongst overland travellers with vehicles…
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Cara a cara com tubarões e arraias

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Belize entrou em nosso itinerário por um motivo: mergulhar nas águas cristalinas que banham a segunda maior barreira de corais do mundo. As cores que vimos debaixo d´água e a abundância de vida marinha vocês podem ter uma ideia nas…
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Belize in einer Nacht

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Kilometerstand Abfahrt: Belize Zoo (Belize): 27.428 km Ankunft: Chetumal (Mexiko): 27.798 km Tagesetappe: 370 km Irgendwie lustig, dass auf einmal alles in Englisch beschriftet war. Die speed bumps hießen jetzt offiziell speed bumps und die Schilder dazu ließen uns schmunzeln.…
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Mayas – wir kommen!

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Kilometerstand Abfahrt: Antigua (Guatemala): 26.655 km Ankunft: Tikal (Guatemala): 27.247 km Gesamtetappe: 592 km Für uns ging es früh weiter in Richtung Nord-Osten, zunächst in den archäologischen Park von Quirigua. Wir kamen gegen Mittag dort an und es war wieder…

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