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Central America Caribbean » Honduras » Southern » Choluteca December 21st 2010

So..... I was stying at El Abergue Hostel in Leon, when I saw they had an offer to go to Guatemala City by bus for $30 I was all over that as I was headed north to see a friend in Torreon Mexico, I asked for info about the bus and was given all I could handle by the gorgeous receptionist Dalia....I proceeded to pay the $30 and she wrote me up a ticket for the bus.. Now I was under the impression that it was a nice bus like that of Tica or Nica Bus, even on the ticket it showed a luxory liner lol, but as I was about to find out everything is not always what it seems lol....The taxi picked me up around 10am I said goodbyes to the staff as they ... read more

Time to start our Nicaraguan portion of our journey hopefully. We were up at 7:00am to eat and head out. As we walked around the city we noticed billowing black smoke coming out of an apartment. Sure enough a few minutes go by and firetrucks are racing to the scene. There was a hole in the wall where an apartment room once was after the fire did it's business. We ate and walked for a bit while I tried to find a store that sold soccer jerseys. Bah, no Honduran one for me in my travels, they were so nice looking but I couldn't find one. The city was actually not as bad as it seemed, we were in a nice area and had no problems. We eventually left Teguc. after being scammed by another taxi ... read more

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