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While sharing beers with the orange delivery trucker on the ferry to Mazatlán I felt weird. Not weird because it’s kinda odd to drink with a trucker on a cargo ship headed for Sinaloa, Mexico. Weird because my stomach was about to send me on a night to remember.
Ever wondered what to pack for 1+ years, 14+ countries and 4 seasons of travel? We don't know either but here's what we've managed to squeeze into our tiny home on wheels!
After our mud adventure too much happened in Baja to fit in a single blog entry, but I’m going to do it anyway. I read somewhere that you should post regularly to build an audience and avoid losing readers…good thing nobody reads this crap.
Today we cross the border and head south for what feels like an intimidating amount of time. In this moment we finally feel the weight of our decision, or we haven’t had our coffee and it’s just too damn early. Either way, today is the day we get this show on the road.
Bienvenidos a Mexico!!! We crossed our first of many borders for a taste of what's to come.
When dreaming up this crazy trip I imagined we'd have unlimited time to explore anything and everything. The reality is that we don't have the time, or money, to see it all.
For the year leading up to our trip, our internet "stalking" game was strong! We read blog after blog, gleaning mods, gear, stories and other information...checking to see whether we would really be kidnapped and murdered in Mexico ;)
It's true! Washington is dreary, rainy, and full of Twilight fans. Men with fanciful mustaches and plaid shirts will scowl at you when you don't recycle or use the compost properly...