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Hacienda Venecia.

For one of the most well developed touristic coffee farms in the region, Hacienda Venecia should definitely be on your itinerary. Visitors can learn about “chocolate, from bean to bar”, participate in the “Barista and Cupping Workshop” and do some … Continue reading

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“Don’t let the bed bugs bite.”

Remember that ‘amusing’ childhood saying that parents used to real off just before you went to bed?  Well a few nights ago I got to experience the real deal. The story starts at breakfast time, following my first night back … Continue reading

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Las ruinas de Palenque.

Deservedly one of the top destinations of Chiapas, the soaring jungle swathed temples of Palenque are a national treasure and apparently one of the best examples of Maya architecture in Mexico. Modern Palenque town, a few kilometers to the east, … Continue reading

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Who needs fellow travellers.

“The tourist may complain of other tourists, but he would be lost without them”. Agnes Repplier. Prior to Flores, I had spent nearly twe weeks without meeting another traveller. Whilst this was good for my Spanish, and my budget, (places … Continue reading

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To promote and encourage independent world wide travelling. I started my own journey back in 2001 when I went on an 8-month adventure in Asia. Since then I have taken smaller breaks and managed to cram in all of eastern … Continue reading

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