Bucket List 196: Mexico!

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Country 33/196: Mexico. The nation where my Central American backpacking voyage came to an end, although you might get punched in the face if you tell a Mexican that they are part of Central America. A country so vast that you could quite easily spend a year here, and still have beaches and cenotes to spare. As chilled as Costa Rica, but with the transport links of a European nation, Mexico has gone right to the very top of countries I want to revisit. Just don’t bother with Chichén Itzá.

The Road Travelled

Tales From Mexico

Hasta la Vista, Centroamérica

January 31st, 2019 Jack Noah Rees Last week, I escaped the tourist throngs of Tulum by haggling for space cakes with a vagrant on a Mexican beach. This week would be my last, as I savoured the final few days of my voyage in the capital, before boarding a Boeing back to Britain. Day 78 – Mexico City, Mexico The start…

“We’ll Pay for the Wall,” said no Juan Ever

January 28th, 2019 Jack Noah Rees Last week, I explored the enigmatic nation of Belize – surviving encounters with stingrays, sharks and, even more terrifyingly, Queen Elizabeth II. This week, I ate El Chapo's weight in tacos and tortillas as I went cenote-hopping and ruin-trekking along Mexico’s trendy tail. Day 71 – Bacalar, Mexico to Tulum, Mexico So, I ended last…

You Better Belize It!

January 23rd, 2019 Jack Noah Rees Last week, I got moist in a large river and moister in a larger lake before travelling the height of Guatemala in search of some forested relics. This week belongs to Belize, as I spent the week travelling through a miniature corner of the Caribbean – patting sharks and consuming crustaceans along the way. Day…




Country: 33/196     Visited: Winter ’18/’19


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