The 15 Best Places to Visit in Belize

The 15 Best Places to Visit in Belize

When most people think of visiting the Caribbean, they imagine a tropical island like Jamaica or the Cayman Islands. However, to get a taste of that tropical paradise, you might want to consider a trip to the small coastal country of Belize in Central America… As a few plusses, the country uses the dollar, English is the official language, and …

18 Incredible Places to Visit in Nicaragua

18 Incredible Places to Visit in Nicaragua

When most people think of Nicaragua, they associate this Central American country with political unrest, usually centering around the U.S. involvement in fighting Communists in the 80s. Because of that, Nicaragua isn’t on most people’s must-travel list. But it should be because there are truly some incredible places to visit in Nicaragua. Yes, the country might not be quite as …

Mexico Belize Border Crossing Info

Overland Tips: Mexico Belize Border Crossing

In an effort to help fellow overlanders with the sometimes complicated border crossing procedures, I wanted to share my notes and experiences regarding the Mexico Belize border crossing since we were driving to Belize (and beyond) on our Central America road trip. This information pertains to the Chetumal border crossing, although the Mexican town where the border actually lies is …

12 Incredible Places to Visit in El Salvador

12 Incredible Places to Visit in El Salvador

If you’re like most people, the idea of visiting El Salvador probably seems a bit sketchy at first. After all, isn’t the area unsafe for tourists? While the country may not be the world’s top spot for safety and stability, it’s far from the crime-ridden landscape that the media makes it out to be. Indeed, that’s one of the biggest …

22 Incredible Places to Visit in Costa Rica

22 Incredible Places to Visit in Costa Rica

If you haven’t visited Central America, it should be near the top of your travel bucket list. There are plenty of incredible countries in this region, but one of the best is Costa Rica. Although the country is relatively small, there are so many incredible places to visit in Costa Rica that it can be tough knowing where to start… …

Places to Visit in Guatemala

20 Incredible Places to Visit in Guatemala

When most people think of traveling to Central America, places like Costa Rica and Panama may first come to mind. However, while those countries have plenty of their own appeal, one place that is worth your attention is Guatemala. Indeed, I’d go so far as to say that it is one of the best places in the region to visit, …