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Posada Belen Museo Inn: The Coolest Hostel in Guatemala City’s Historic Quarter!

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Lots of backpackers and travellers “skip” Guatemala City deeming it to be mayhemic, claustrophobic and a tad dangerous. I decided to spent three nights there in the heart of the Historic Old Quarter (I was in Zona 1) to prove …

Our amazing night of relaxation at Hotel San Buenaventura Panajachel, Guatemala.

Our Night of Relaxation at Hotel San Buenaventura, Panajachel, Guatemala

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Guatemala is full of surprises, especially accommodation wise. We were blessed during our month in the country and ended up staying in a few cool places so hopefully for those of you reading, you will simply LOVE these photos and …

Visiting an indigo workshop and demonstration in Casa Blanca, Chalchuapa, El Salvador.

Visiting an Indigo Workshop and Demonstration at Casa Blanca, Chalchuapa, El Salvador

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So to El Salvador, a country you will hear a LOT more about. I had reminders back to my time hiking in Northern Vietnam recently (when we saw some indigo dyeing with the locals on the Sapa 2 day hike), …

World Travellers: Antonette from We 12 Travel.

World Travellers: Antonette from We 12 Travel

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In my latest World Travellers interview, I catch up with yet another Dutch traveller – Antonette, adding to Laura and Manouk who featured recently. Antonette makes up half of “we 1 2 travel”, let’s hear her story… Who are you? …

Friday's Featured Food: Frozen banana on a stick in Antigua, Guatemala.

Friday’s Featured Food: Frozen Banana on a Stick in Antigua, Guatemala

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If you’ve been to Guatemala you’ll be aware that it’s cheap. You’ll also realise pretty quickly that food wise it’s always second best to its northern amigo Mexico. At least in my opinion. So to find some intriguing local treats …

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World Borders: How to Get From Israel to Jordan (Yitzhak Rabin/ Wadi Araba Border Crossing)

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In my ongoing world borders series, I cover the real life borders I cross on my crazy journeys. I mentioned before how to get from Jordan to Israel at Sheik Hussein and how to get from Israel to Palestine (to …

Backpacking in Parika, Guyana - by the ferry terminal.

Backpacking in Guyana: Passing Through Parika

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One of the things that fascinates me most about travel is the way we end in towns in the middle of nowhere, in fact towns we hadn’t even heard of until that day of travel. One such town, was the …

Where it all began for Don't Stop Living...Apple Store Toronto, Canada, July 2007.

10 Lessons Learned From 7 Years of Travel Blogging (and 1,650 Not Out)

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“How will you ever learn when your hands are tied and your bridge is burned?” – Mark Morriss Bonjour. Hola. Jo San La. Guten Tag. Jo Napot. Bout Ye! This is actually my 1,650th proper travel blog post on Don’t …

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