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Archive for May, 2010


   May 16

Preparation for the Trip

Preparation includes your and your vehicle’s documents, knowledge about key issues likely to surface, and the best ways to manage the situation during your trip. It also includes preparation of your vehicle. The road is long and tough. The driving conditions and supporting infrastructure are different than at home. In general, a trip down through [...]

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   May 09

Finally on the Roads of Mexico

There is no way to drive from Matamoros all the way though Mexico in one day in daylight. Driving in the dark is very dangerous in Mexico and all Central American countries because people and animals also use the same roads. They do not wear lights, nor reflexive clothing. Be prepared for an overnight stay. [...]

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