2018 was not a normal road trip year for us as we used planes, buses, and rental cars (in addition to our trusty truck) to explore Bolivia, Peru, the US, and Colombia.
Another year on the road comes to an end with a mileage milestone (200,000 miles and counting!), a truck blessing in Bolivia, and a near miss with the New York Times.
Road trip advice about how to suspend a Temporary Importation Permit (TIP) in Cuzco, Peru including step-by-step instructions about how to put your vehicle TIP on hold.
Insider tips including what not to miss, new regulations, and how Hiram Bingham got it wrong, so you can make the most of your visit to the Machu Picchu Incan archaeological site, the most iconic travel destination in Peru.
How to save money and earn money to help keep your travel fund full including avoiding ATM fees, getting cash back, and how to sleep for free.
Most of the border officials we've come across in our road trip travels have been pros. The other 10% have been border dicks and we'd like you to meet them.
We mark the 10 year anniversary of our road trip through North, Central, and South America with a question: have we gone backward?
We celebrate nine years on the road as our Trans-Americas Journey road trip continues with full-time travel and exploration through the Americas.