we'd go down to the river... January 24th 2011 A person's first introduction to the Belizean bus system can come as a bit of a shock, particularly to someone used to the Mexican system of tickets and actual bus terminals. The bus from Vallodolid to Chetumal, the last town before the Belizean border, was much as any other. It stopped at a terminal of sorts, and we got off, fighting with pushy Mexicans to get our bags from underneath.
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Welcome to Coles’ New World - the amazingly imaginative titled account of the Coles’ trip to...the New World. And the Old World. And a bit of Asia.
If, like us, you’ve read any other travel blogs, you’ll know that we’re supposed to “quit our jobs!!!” and “all our friends told us we were crazy!!” and “my mom was crying and saying we’d have our faces sewn onto a soccerball in Mexico..”
Well, not for Aussies. Not uncommon, actually (although we’re not doing the year in the UK thing). Klaire’s a lawyer, so will get a new job no dramas (probably her old one back), I... full info