2013 -- A Brief Summary

So 2013 was a pretty interesting year. We started in Mexico, visited Belize, spent five months back in Texas, visited Nicaragua, visited Costa Rica, then ended up right back in Mexico! We’ve spent the last few weeks in sunny Merida. So far, that’s the most countries we’ve ever visited in one year. In 2014 we’ll visit at least Mexico and Guatemala, not sure beyond that. So – let’s do this!

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Escape from Managua, Nicaragua

The malecon in Managua, Nicaragua Yeah, we should have known that when the guidebooks say it's not worth hanging in Managua, they are probably right. We walked around. We took a taxi to see the park at the volcano that overlooks the city but were thwarted. There was some kind of official visitation going on there, and they turned us away. We had the taxi take us to the Xolotlan malecon, where there was a fee to get in of about $.50 each.

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Destination: Nicaragua

At long, LONG last we’ve finally purchased tickets for our next destination: Nicaragua! We are so excited. We’ll even get to hook up with our buddy Wes Nations again! Fun times will be had. Sober times, not so much… We have certainly enjoyed being able to see family and friends again, and even new family (sort of, long story) but living here is making us gain weight and spend too much money!

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