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May 6th, 2012 | Central America

Nailed Nicaragua, Hammered Honduras, Entered El Salvador…

All in a day’s work…!! A long, hot, sweaty and patience testing day, wherein I crossed two borders, and spent four and a half hours in crippling heat and humidity, at the four border posts I had to negotiate… It took 11 hours in total to cover the 465 km from Granada in Nicaragua to […]

May 5th, 2012 | Central America


Although I spent most of the time cooped up in my hotel, I did spend SOME time seeing the sights of this interesting town on the shores of Lake Nicaragua… It would seem that Nicaragua and Granada, are a common destination for “school” or “college” trips for American teenagers… Whilst I was there, I saw […]

May 4th, 2012 | Central America

Coasting through Costa Rica, and Nipping into Nicaragua…

With my face swollen right down to my jaw line, I had a rather restless night… By morning, my left eye was almost closed by the large “mouse” that had developed on my cheekbone… There have been more joyous moments in my life, that I can tell you without fear of contradiction…!! Even though it […]

May 3rd, 2012 | Central America

Did I say I was in Costa Rica…??

Well that was this morning….!! This evening I am in Granada, Nicaragua…!! Caned it through Costa Rica, making a 600 km ride from close to the Panama border, and through to Granada, a small town on the northern edge of Lake Nicaragua…!! The Dark Destroyer came to the rescue at the border, and I made […]