The first time we met was in the Philippines in 2015. Back then Annie was backpacking alone and Mikey was backpacking with his cousin Sophie. It only felt right we should force her hand to come and visit us! We had great plans for the sand, sea and sun. Mikey went to pick up Sophie … Continue reading Our Third Visitor – Bienvenidos Sophie!
As was becoming our newfound tradition in Mexico, we moved from our Pacific coast campsite to another beautiful beach campsite (we love you Baja!). This one was in the resort town of La Ventana. We’d been excited to visit this town for la vienta - the wind. Ever since we’d learnt to windsurf in Hood … Continue reading Giving Betty a Rest
There’s no way of avoiding the fact that we had only given ourselves a week to get from the top of Baja California to the south. The trouble with making loose plans on a map is that we’re pretty bad at the scale problem! It turned out to be 1,000km of driving over 7 days, … Continue reading The Long Road Through Baja
Well we made it into Mexico! It’s been a rough ride, everything you’ve heard is true. We’re constantly on edge, worried about our safety. Seriously - you never know where the next cheap taco, friendly smile and stunning free beach camp is going to come from. Definitely one to avoid… Whilst our border crossing experience … Continue reading The warmest Mexican welcome