How to Travel Overland through Central America

How to Overland through Central America – Zero to Travel Podcast

I had the pleasure of chatting with Jason Moore over at the Zero to Travel podcast about me and Andrea’s big road trip through Central America last year. You can give it a listen through the embedded player below, give it a listen on iTunes, on Stitcher, or just download the episode directly. I had a lot of fun talking with …

Driving to Mexico City - Road Trip Mexico Series

Road Trip Mexico – Driving into Mexico City

This is part of our Road Trip Central America series on our overland journey. Leaving Morelia that Friday morning we were just a few hours out of Mexico City. We needed to be in town  by that evening in order to meet up with our house sitting hosts. They were taking off the next day, but because of Mexico City’s …

Road Trip Mexico – Lake Chapala to Morelia

This is part of our Road Trip Central America series on our overland journey. Following our stay in Tequila we continued making a beeline for Mexico City where we scheduled for a three week house sit. We had two more night before we needed to get there. We left Don Alejandro’s house in Tequila that afternoon and made the short …

Road Trip Mexico – Tequila and the La Cofradia Factory Tour

This is part of our Road Trip Central America series on our overland journey. Leaving Puerto Vallarta, and thankfully over our stomach bug, we headed back up the coast and then turned inland toward the town of Tequila. Yes, just like the liquor. The town of Tequila is the capital of tequila production and where you can find the Jose …

Road Trip Mexico – The Pacific Coast from Mazatlan to Puerto Vallarta

This is part of our Road Trip Central America series on our overland journey. After we got away from the hassle of two police stops in Los Mochis we headed straight for Mazatlan. Our next big shock was the toll roads. Obviously we had heard about toll roads in Mexico—one thing that is nice is that by law they have …

Road Trip Mexico – Arriving in Los Mochis and Mainland Mexico

This is part of our Road Trip Central America series on our overland journey. After a long night with little sleep on the ferry across the Gulf of California, we had arrived in Mainland Mexico. It was 9am as we finally disembarked the boat. I was tired and it was already hot and humid. Here we were in the port …

Road Trip Mexico – Los Cabos and Problems with the Police

This is part of our Road Trip Central America series on our overland journey. After our incredible day of snorkeling off the coast of Loreto we pushed on to La Paz, a few more hours to the south, so we could also do a little bit of reconnaissance about the ferry service to Mainland Mexico. We found a cheap hotel …