El Salvador

Three Countries, Two Border Crossings, 11 Hours and Two Bribes in One Day

Three Countries, Two Border Crossings, 11 Hours and Two Bribes in One Day

OH THE DREAD. Which we know is a terrible way to start a day like this… But two border crossings in one day? That's rough. And while it was better than we expected, it was definitely the longest and craziest day we've had so far. 

Border #3: Guatemala to El Salvador + Our First Scam!

Border #3: Guatemala to El Salvador + Our First Scam!

About a mile away from the border, men began to swarm our car. We've heard other travelers refer to them as ‘touts’ and we were NOT prepared. We did a good job avoiding the first round of them, but beware, they whistle to their friends up the road letting them know to get ready for the gringos approaching.