Posts Tagged ZSOL

Loathing Lightning in Beautiful Costa Rica

When I left El Salvador, Panache was ready for a 30+ day crossing to the Marquesas. After getting 20 miles offshore, I decided to change course towards Costa Rica for three reasons: 1. My Nikon point-and-shoot I left on Bella Star was being held hostage in Costa Rica, waiting for me. 2. Costa Ricans take […]

Volcanos and Hooker Motels: Findings from an El Salvador Explorer

I knew almost nothing about El Salvador before I arrived. I knew the country went through a civil war recently, that it was roughly the size of Massachusetts, and that the Salvadorian government adopted the almighty American Dollar, but besides that I was clueless. Love that movie! My inner explorer was dying to take advantage […]