Existing Member?

The journal formerly known as ...Latin America

Photos: Monteverde

COSTA RICA | Sunday, 26 Sep 2010 | Photo Gallery

See all 20 photos >>

The Crazy World of Costa Rica

COSTA RICA | Sunday, 26 Sep 2010 | Views [1794] | Comments [1]

Hello Costa Rica! We finally made it to our 6th country! We took the 10 hour bus ride down from Managua, Nicaragua to San Jose, Costa Rica. Even though the bus ride was long, it was one of our best rides yet. We took the Tica Bus, which is known ... Read more >

Tags: costa rica, monteverde, pension de santa elena, san jose

Photos: The Corn Islands

COSTA RICA | Thursday, 23 Sep 2010 | Photo Gallery

See all 24 photos >>

Photos: Isla Ometepe, Nicaragua

NICARAGUA | Tuesday, 21 Sep 2010 | Photo Gallery

See all 23 photos >>

Was it worth it?

NICARAGUA | Friday, 17 Sep 2010 | Views [1347]

Heck yeh! 11 ½ hrs on 3 boats and 11hrs on 2 buses later…we arrived in little known tropical paradise called little corn island. Anyone who has been here would have to put it as a highlight to any trip…this is our 6 th island and definitely the overall ... Read more >

Tags: boating, casa iguana, little corn island, turned turtle

My Mountain Climbing Theory

NICARAGUA | Tuesday, 14 Sep 2010 | Views [992] | Comments [2]

We ventured up to Tacuba, El Salvador to stay in Hostal de Mama y Papa and go for a hike in Parque Imposible. This hostal is known for its wild hikes through the surrounding national park. The Lonely Planet guide book made it sound like crazy son of ... Read more >

Tags: challenges, mountains, trekking

Stayin healthy.

NICARAGUA | Tuesday, 14 Sep 2010 | Views [544] | Comments [2]

Hello World! I’m writing to you today from our hotel room in El Rama, Nicaragua…yes, from inside our hotel room…that’s because we found a great deal on a used Toshiba netbook and snatched it up.   This will be a huge convenience for us, allowing us ... Read more >

Tags: boats, corn islands, el rama, fitness, travel

Today we met the cutest monkey...

NICARAGUA | Saturday, 11 Sep 2010 | Views [1000] | Comments [1] | Video

Brett and I rented scooters so we could cruise around and see the sights of Granada all day. We found our way down to the lake and paid $1 to enter the park tourist center. Cruising around on our scooters was so freeing! We are now so used to walking ... Read more >

Tags: granada, lake nicaragua, las isletas, monkey island, spider monkeys

Photos: Granada

NICARAGUA | Thursday, 9 Sep 2010 | Photo Gallery

Entering nicaragua. City of granada and cruising around on our scooters.
See all 30 photos >>

Things We¨ve Had to Get Used to...

NICARAGUA | Saturday, 4 Sep 2010 | Views [1062] | Comments [2]

Hello From Granada, Nicaragua!  Country numero cinco! We have traveled less than probably 200 miles from our most recent destination in El Salvador...yet this place couldnt be more different! we´ve gone from being literally the only tourists in a ... Read more >

Photos: Alegria

EL SALVADOR | Tuesday, 31 Aug 2010 | Photo Gallery

Super photogenic tiny town. Our last stop in El Salvador. Pictures of the town and of Laguna Alegria...a crater lake.
See all 35 photos >>

Tags: alegria, el salvador

been a week...already

EL SALVADOR | Monday, 30 Aug 2010 | Views [876] | Comments [2]

Apparently it´s been a week since we last posted anything! Really falling behind here...so, I will probably cover more information than usual today. I´m writing today from Alegria, El Salvador...computers are pretty hard to come by, but the one I found ... Read more >

Tags: alegria, el salvador, el zonte, escenia nativa, hiking, surfing

Photos: El Zonte

EL SALVADOR | Monday, 30 Aug 2010 | Photo Gallery

In and around the beach in El Zonte, El Salvador
See all 10 photos >>

Tags: beach, el zonte

Photos: Tacuba - El Imposible Parque Nacional

EL SALVADOR | Monday, 30 Aug 2010 | Photo Gallery

Around town and hiking in the parque
See all 29 photos >>

Tags: el imposible parque nacional, hostal mama y papa, tacuba

Frogs and serpents

EL SALVADOR | Monday, 23 Aug 2010 | Views [4136] | Comments [3]

Juayua, El Salvador has this amazing food festival every weekend and this is exactly where we spent our entire weekend. The food and energy that comes from this little village is the best. We arrived to the city later in the day on Saturday to find that ... Read more >

Tags: el salvador, food festival, juayua

Photos: Juayua

EL SALVADOR | Sunday, 22 Aug 2010 | Photo Gallery

See all 13 photos >>

Living the dream...others, others living the dream

EL SALVADOR | Sunday, 22 Aug 2010 | Views [1249] | Comments [4]

Hey Yall! Haven´t been able to blog in a bit...computers have been tough to come by. So, couple pieces of great news, we have officially celebrated our 1 month anniversary of traveling abroad! woo hoo! I feel like it has taken this long to really ... Read more >

Tags: diving, expatriots, honduras, rafting

Caught in a Storm

HONDURAS | Saturday, 21 Aug 2010 | Views [376] | Comments [1]

We were staying in Pena Blanca, Honduras when we found out that you can rent row boats right down the road from where we were staying. Bob, who runs the hostel we were staying in, gave us a ride to the ¨ boat shop.¨ It was a tiny wooden store that ... Read more >

Photos: Santa Ana

EL SALVADOR | Friday, 20 Aug 2010 | Photo Gallery

See all 10 photos >>

Photos: La Palma

EL SALVADOR | Thursday, 19 Aug 2010 | Photo Gallery

This is a small town near the El Salvador - Honduras border.
See all 7 photos >>

< Previous 1 2 3 4 5 Next >

About sobrea

Follow Me

Where I've been


Photo Galleries


My trip journals

See all my tags