Getting from San Pedro Sula to Tikal - Maya De Oro's Hell On Wheels

Getting from San Pedro Sula to Tikal – Maya De Oro’s Hell On Wheels

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Traveling via bus in Central America is common for travelers and locals alike. Not being familiar with how the transportation system works can be frustrating for foreigners. You are typically sold a ticket for a certain kind of bus and told vaguely how things will work. More often than not things do not go as […]

Whale Sharks In Utila - Failed Excursion and the PADI Advanced Open Water Course

Whale Sharks In Utila – Failed Excursion and the PADI Advanced Open Water Course

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Yesterday we missed out on the whale shark excursion due to a hangover. Evidently we really missed out since they saw 8 whale sharks.  Today we started our PADI Advanced Open Water Diver Course. You can pick 5 “specialties”.  We chose Deep, Navigation, Night, Peak Performance Buoyancy, and Wreck.   We did two dives this morning, and […]

Utila Island Exploration - Renting a Motorbike, Learning to Ride And The North Side

Utila Island Exploration – Renting a Motorbike, Learning to Ride And The North Side

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Today was pretty cool. We woke up and started our PADI Open Water Course to become SCUBA certified! Today was just videos.  5 to be exact regarding everything from equipment to planning dives, and learned some science related to diving. It wasn’t as bad as everyone said it was going to be. (everyone being the […]