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San Juan del Sur to Ometepe - Without Getting Ripped Off in Rivas!

San Juan del Sur to Ometepe - Without Getting Ripped Off in Rivas!

Rivas bus terminal is one of the few that we've encountered where there are a number of groups consistently trying to rip-off backpackers. So, here's our guide to getting from San Juan del Sur to Ometepe by bus and boat without getting scammed in Rivas.

what we spent in colombia

what we spent in colombia

We fell in love with Colombia but that didn't mean our budget fell by the wayside. Although we came in under budget for our stay, this would have been very difficult without a five week stay in Medellin. Here's our breakdown for our 3-month stay.

Crossing Borders | Colombia to Ecuador via the Rumichaca Crossing

Crossing Borders | Colombia to Ecuador via the Rumichaca Crossing

Our guide to show you the costs and transport options for crossing the border between Colombia and Ecuador.

what we spent: month eleven

what we spent: month eleven

After last month's shock to the system, we tried our best to get back on track with the spending. It was also the first month we settled down in one place for a decent length of time. Did we manage to keep to the budget?