Eldo's updated map

Eldo's updated map with an incredible visit with Diana in Madrid. Now, chasing the sun and warm weather along the southern coast of Portugal!!!

4-5-2018 - Schadewijk, Netherlands

Today I am feeling completely at peace and so thankful for everything that I have in my life. Yesterday was the day that we picked up Eldo from the shipping company in Belgium. For me it was a very emotional day. It had been 41 days without…

2-22-2018 Panama City, Panama

Wow, these last couple days have been a whirlwind. I am now in Panama City and have been here for awhile now. Feeling so fortunate to have this great deal with hotels here so have been enjoying the luxuries of a nice hotel right in the downtown…

2-2-2018 - Mal Pais, Costa Rica

Today I wake up to the sounds of congo monkeys in a tree close by and the waves crashing on the beach against the rocks and the smell of magnolia tree above me. I open my eyes and see the morning sun with the incredible beach just a few feet…

01-29-2018 Tulin, Costa Rica

The plan to drive 3.5 hours to Playa Coyote was abruptly changed upon rounding a sharp downhill turn through the cloud forest mist. Elizabeth made a patented split second right hand turn. She saw a nice looking restaurant with a huge parking…

01-25-2018 Jacksonville, Florida

All I can say is that it feels like it has been a whirlwind of a couple weeks. I sit here taking in a deep breath and the world starts to feel at peace all over again. The comforts of an airport air and a nice icy cold beverage never felt so…

10-06-2017 Somewhere in Belize

I sit here in peace swaying in my blue and green hammock with the breeze coming through the door. I can see the ocean and piggy is sleeping comfortably in front of me in complete peace. I can hear the sounds of the ocean which is a constant…

12-17-2017 - Playa Coyote, Guanacaste, Costa Rica

Today was a simple day of getting things done. I woke up to the sounds of congo monkeys talking, birds singing and the ocean waves crashing through the mountains. We had just crossed the border the day before and had heard of this place through…

12-04-2017 - Rivas, Nicaragua

Today was a perfect mixture travel day. A perfect travel day includes, coffee, relaxation, a bit of adrenalin, amazing food, nice explorations, a bit of uncertainty, some city, some country, sunset over the beach and a safe beautiful place to…

12-03-2017- Nandasmo, Nicaragua

Today I woke up to a beautiful sunrise, opened my eyes and could see in the distance a volcano with the sun peeking over it. Laying in bed just a bit longer taking in the sounds of birds singing and the soft breeze on my face. As always coffee…

Make Ur Dreams a Reality = Travel Ur Dreams!!!

Traveler at heart, wanderer in the mind, explorer within the soul... - Day 100 since crossing border - Day 174 living on the road A true traveler finds peace within the unknown. -travelurdreams

11-15-2017 - Playa El Zonte, La Libertad, El Salvador

Today waking up, I was a little nervous. Border days are always a bit challenging. Escuintla is the town that we were in. It is a big city with all the restaurants like McDonalds and Pizza Hut. We had found a place to stay for the night which…

11-09-2017  Chichicastenango, Guatemala

Some days are harder than others, I will call today a “challenging day”.  We woke up in a parking lot right in the middle of the chichicastenango market. We had found a parking lot of a hotel that was supposed to be locked and guarded at…

11-07-2017 Bahia del Lago, Guatemala

Upon opening my eyes, I can see the sun peeking over the mountain behind me. It is shining on the tips of the volcanos in front of me. The scant clouds around are turning a bright pink almost red color. The beautiful flower tree to my right…

11-06-2017 Antigua, Guatemala

Today I woke up in the comfortable parking lot of a hostel in Antigua, Guatemala. We have been here a couple days and it is such a nice place. For $13/ night we got hot showers, bathrooms, use of the kitchen area and able to relax in their main…

11-01-2017 Antigua, Guatemala

Today is an exciting day here in Antigua, Guatemala because it is the “dia de los Muertos” or the day of the dead. All the ladies will wake up today working hard in the kitchen to make a special dish called Fiambre. This is a special dish…

10-28-2017 Coban, Guatemala

Today I woke up with a beautiful view of the clouds covering the tops of the mountains. I went out to a little area where there were some chairs and a table overlooking the town below and sitting in the clouds. Last night was a very challenging…

10-10-2017 Somewhere in Belize

As the sun rose bright and early around 5:30-6:00, the heat of the pounding sun started to set in. We started to set up for cooking breakfast and already were dripping sweat. It was time to set up the parachute for some shade. I unhooked the…

10-08-2017 – Sarteneja, Belize

Opened my eyes to the sounds of the fish jumping in the crystal-clear water. Laid there for a moment taking the breath of life in.  Moved Eldo to a spot more in the shade to protect from the sun beating down. Enjoyed a nice cup of coffee feeling…

10-07-2017 Day 45, Border 2   Belize

Day 45, Border 2   Belize This morning waking up in the love hotel, I knew that we had a long day ahead of us. Border days are always a little challenging. You never really know how it is going to go. So, I did some journaling in the morning…