Sailing Between Panama and Colombia

Unlike every other international border in the American mainland, it’s not possible to cross overland between Panama and Colombia (except illegally, and even then I’m not sure if it’s doable).  There’s a land border, of course (it’s the skinny bit where Central America joins South America); but it’s located right in the middle of a complete wilderness, with no roads and hardly any people – the Darién Gap. Continue reading


Activities in Belize – The Rest

In the previous post I focused on the quintessentially Belizean activities of scuba diving and snorkelling.  But Belize has plenty more ingredients for an adventurous holiday, both on water and land. Continue reading