Salvador da Bahia

Ultimate stop of our Round The World trip, Salvador da Bahia! 1650km north of Rio, Salvador da Bahia is where the History of Brazil started in the 1501 when Amerigo Vespucci discovered it. On March 29, 1529, Tomé de Souza, first governor of Brazil settles there and the city becomes the first capital of the […]

Palenque, Campeche and Edzná

We rented a car from Mexico ($16 a day… it’s cheaper than taking the bus!), and we’re off for 17 days of road-trip. We originally planned it a bit longer, but we maxed up Thomas’ credit card (the only one we have left), so we had to wait a couple of days to be able […]

Ciudad de Mexico (Mexico City)

After a blast in Hawaii, we arrived in Mexico City to start our Mexican journey. Mexico city is the world biggest urban conglomeration, before Tokyo and Sao Paulo. We spend five days discovering the city, mainly focusing on the historical center of the city. Centro Histórico We took a hotel right on Zócalo, the third […]