November 2018

Ride South — Storing a Motorcycle in Costa Rica

As I mentioned in my last post, when I checked into my hotel in…

Ride South – Ometepe

Do you ever wake up and have a moment of absolute puzzlement as you…

Ride South – Nicaragua

While it wasn’t quite a full day, the border crossing into Nicaragua had taken…

Ride South – Honduras: Copan Ruinas

I set an alarm to wake up early in the morning to get a…

Ride South – Antigua Guatemala

San Pedro de Atitlan has two roads going out of it: one that goes…

Ride South – Guatemala: Lago Atitlan

Guatemala is dangerous. Not in the traditional meaning of ‘danger’, which is the type…

Ride South – ¡Adios México!

San Cristóbal is a special place. That isn’t just because it’s a ‘pueblo magico’,…

Ride South – Oaxaca to Chiapas

Come on, do I really have to leave Zipolite? At this point, I’d met…

Ride South – Zipolite

As I was packing up the bike to leave the magical city of Oaxaca,…

Ride South – Oaxaca

To get from Tehuacán to Oaxaca you have two options: The toll road, 135D,…

Ride South – Leaving Puebla

It was a crisp morning in Puebla. It doesn’t really get that cold in…

Ride South – New Years with Popocatépetl and Iztaccihuatl

It was an early enough morning for us waking up in our tube hotel….