TRAVEL JOURNALS

Overland travel stories on the trail and from the behind the scenes.

Different ways of jumping the Darien Gap

We added our option to the list of ways to cross the Darien Gap between Panama and Colombia. AdventureRiderRadio wrote this great article on different ways to cross the gap for overlanders.

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Made in Mexico – Hecho en Mexico

As we worked our way down the West coast of the USA we were warned by Americans to take great care riding and travelling in Mexico. Mexico is generally perceived as a drug and death cesspit by many Americans. It was therefore with a bit of apprehension that we entered […]

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Willys Jeep Colombia's love affair with this USA icon

The story of Willys Jeep, Colombia’s beloved metal mule

Why and how did the Willys Jeep became so loved in Colombia? The first USA military WW2 Jeeps (M38 or CJ-2A models) arrived to Colombia in 1946 for military purposes as at the time the USA had a massive oversupply of the Jeeps. They were imported by the Colombian Ministry […]

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