Category: Road-tripping

I will never again Overland without a fridge, I love my Dometic CFX-35. From $915.69 on Amazon
I have a GSI Outdoors Bugboo frying pan. The handle folds to keep it small. From $24.95 on Amazon
Waves rolling in 4

Driving Rediscovered

I’m all set to leave La Manzanilla when Jason’s mustang blows a head gasket and he needs my help getting it back to town. What the heck, one more night can’t hurt We walk...

Palm trees a plenty beachside at La Manzanilla 4

South to La Manzanilla

We make some great friends at the Oasis Hostel is Puerto Vallarta, particularly Andrew and Tyler who drove down in their $800 beat-up Subaru from British Columbia, Canada. Our last night at the hostel...

Police Corruption 16

Police Corruption

So far we’ve had a great run with the Police in Mexico, who have all but ignored us everywhere we’ve been. Neither of us thought for a second that was going to last. We’ve...

Dan & Jeep enjoying a sunset over the Pacific Ocean 5

Jeep stuff the third

I’ve just passed the five month mark, putting down 22,000 km (13 750 mi.) It’s a tiny bit early, but I figured with the horrible roads and hot weather the Jeep would like some...

Sunset over the Pacific 4

Baja California Sur (South)

As we continue south down Baja California the landscape and climate are noticeably moving in the tropical direction. The humidity is slowly increasing, making us and every surface we come in contact with permanently...

A Shurflow strainer is a must on any drinking water pump. From $13.60 on Amazon
My Bolt Spare Tire Lock stops me worrying about the spare, and it uses the Jeep ignition key. From $35.28 on Amazon