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Crossing Borders: Guatemala to Mexico and Back Again

Crossing Borders: Guatemala to Mexico and Back Again

Those on a budget will be glad to know that, with a little advance planning, you can cross the two of the main borders between Mexico and Guatemala on your own and for a fraction of the price offered on private shuttles.

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.

crossing borders: el salvador to nicaragua via honduras

crossing borders: el salvador to nicaragua via honduras

Here is our guide on how you can avoid paying inflated tourist bus or boat fees and cross a border how it should be done: on your own and with local transport only!

crossing borders: how to get to el salvador from guatemala

crossing borders: how to get to el salvador from guatemala

Looking to make a break for El Salvador, but can't afford the shuttle bus on your tight budget? Here's our guide on how to reach El Tunco from Guatemala, without breaking the bank.