El Salvador


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Two borders in one day – note to self, try not to do that again

On paper it’s easy, from Perquin in the North East of El Salvador to Esteli in Nicaragua is a mere 206 miles. Slightly over our unwritten rule of no more than 200 miles in a day but that’s what unwritten rules are for, to be broken occasionally 🙂 There was also the small matter of […]

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El Salvador

Well, after what seemed like ages we’d finally made our way into El Salvador. The border crossing, details here, was our first crossing where we’d run into potential problems but everything worked out without issue although I was going through various plan B’s in my mind but none were needed, phew.   The first thing […]

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Well, that took longer than expected – Honduras to El Salvador border

So far we’ve been pretty lucky with our border crossings. Regardless of the horror stories our crossings have always been swift and relatively pain free. On that basis I guess we were overdue a little bit of hassle and that came to pass when we crossed the Honduran/El Salvadorian border at El Poy. Note we […]

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Actual route through El Salvador