Author Archives: Marlieke

Hanging out

Somote, Leon, Granada, Merida, Nicaragua Due to it’s geographical configuration, Nicaragua seems to be split up in two countries: The pacific side and the Caribbean side, separated by huge Lake Nicaragua and a vast stretch of jungle. The main cities … Continue reading

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Honduran holiday

Honduras, El Amatillo, Gausuale, El Espino. There we were, 22u in the evening, sitting on a bench in front of a Honduran Aduana building in the middle of nowhere. We were hungry, our clothes were soaked and we felt defeated … Continue reading

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First glimpse of Guatemala

San Ignacio Belize, Flores, Coban & Semuc Champey in Guatemala It starts to become a habit, arriving late at borders. This time it was not due to unnecessary quarreling, but it was related to a combination of stupidity, income inequality … Continue reading

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Better Belize it!

Orange Walk, Bermudian landing, Belize zoo, Spanish lookout, San Ignacio, Belize Just when we were both angrily staring outside the window of the local Oxxo (a sort of petrol station shop without the petrol), Lana and Justin excitedly walked in. … Continue reading

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Baywatch

Watsonville & Ventura California, Boulder city Nevada Although we were not thrilled by every aspect of the States, we have been amazed by the beautiful flora and fauna and the abundant wildlife. After five national parks, the pacific coast was … Continue reading

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From nightlife to wildlife

Las Vegas Nevada, Death Valley NP, Mammoth Lakes and Yosemite NP in California Endless opportunities of doubling our budget and the chance of exchanging our vows in a romantic wedding chapel, the City of Sins is like a magnet that … Continue reading

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America’s National Parks rock!

Pagosa Springs & Mesa Verde NP Colorado, Arches NP Utah, Grand Canyon NP Arizona Driving on mountain roads is fun on the bikes, but hard work in a large RV. However, since Paul was guiding the motorade, we took a … Continue reading

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Land of the free

Chicago, Springfield, St Louis, Memphis, cold and rainy “Just follow me.” “Why?” “Just follow me, it will only take a few minutes.” We could have known that entering the ‘Land of the free’ would not be straightforward without return tickets … Continue reading

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