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Budget: Ecuador

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Budget: Colombia

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Budget: Mexico & Central America

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Budget: Panama

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Budget: Costa Rica

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Budget: Nicaragua

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Budget: Honduras

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Budget: Guatemala

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Budget: Belize

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Budget: Mainland Mexico

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Budget: Baja, Mexico

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// We spent 43 days in Baja, Mexico and spent a total of $1,471.60.  That means that we spent on average $34.22 per day. Our largest expense was food ($757), followed by transportation ($417), and then living expenses ($253 –…

Budget Update – Uganda

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From reports of other travellers, Uganda was said to be a more inexpensive country to travel in.  Our start in the country was slightly pricy as we had to pay for 2 visas at $50 each (the only country in…

Trip Statistics

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Our trip is winding down…I suppose it is about time.   So let’s look at some interesting statistics. 578 Nights Thanks to Bippers, we had a home as well as a set of wheels.  Being in the shape of a van,…

Budget update – Senegal

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As promised, we have been tracking trip costs so that others have some idea of what may be incurred.  Of course, at the end of the day, it does all depend on your own choices. The Central African Franc (CFA)…

Budget update

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We are about to leave Western Sahara and cross into Mauritania.  We have thoroughly enjoyed our time in Morocco and Western Sahara, but look forward to heading southwards.  Before we leave Western Sahara, though, I thought I’d add another budget…

Counting the pennies…

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Ruidera, Spain So, there is much discussion always about budget.  There is also very little information about what other travellers have used once on the road.  And to be honest, it also will differ vastly from one traveller to another,…