In Loving Memory of Manuel Fernando Sanchez Gamboa (1990 - 2015), without you this website would not be possible.

Passport to the World

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Longest Time without showering:
13 days (Everest Base Camp Trek)

# of Times Getting Sick:
Gisela: 14
Sal: 18

# of Doctor Visits:
Gisela: 4
Sal: 5

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Nights Sleeping on a:
Airplane: 5
Airport: 3
Train: 37
Bus: 61
Boat: 21

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Longest Time Without Doing Laundry:
24 days

Additional Fun Facts


Welcome to our travelogue and journal!!  We decided to take the honeymoon of a lifetime, a round the world backpacking journey starting October 2012. Includes planning stage, route, photo gallery, and journal of our experience. Be sure to subscribe to follow us as we take on our adventure.

Latest Pictures

1 - Parque Nacional Iguazu
1 - Parque Nacional Iguazu

1 - Parque Nacional Iguazu
2 - Rio da Prata, Bonito
3 - Pelourinho Neighborhood, Salvador
4 - Lagoa Paraiso, Jericoacoara
5 - Dunes and Water, Parque Nacional Lencois Marenheses
6 - Tayrona National Park

Be sure to visit our photo gallery to see the rest of our pictures.

Latest Stories

May 25, 2016 A lot happens while we are traveling. We hope you enjoy our additional fun facts: Lost/Damaged Items:Gisela: 2 underwear (found them); Broken sunglasses, 2 ripped tank tops, 2 holes in ...
May 24, 2016 Below are the places we saw and activities completed while visiting Colombia: Cali - Rio Pance: this river just outside the city is popular amongst locals on weekends to go for a swim ...
May 24, 2016 We visited Colombia in two separate occasions. The first was for two months in Cali after the devastating loss of Gisela's brother, which we were mostly with family. The second time we w...
May 24, 2016 Below are the places we saw and activities completed while visiting Brazil: Foz do Iguaçu - Parque Nacional do Iguaçu: a bus ride took us to the start of a trail along the Iguaçu River...
May 24, 2016 We spent 67 days traveling from the south to the north of Brazil from October 16, 2015. After visiting Paraguay, we entered Brazil by foot, crossing the bridge that connects both countri...
May 24, 2016 During our time in Brazil we were impacted by many aspects of this country, its people, music, cuisine, history, and nature. Nature continues to be one of the things we appreciate the mo...
September 30, 2015 Below are the places we saw and activities completed while visiting Argentina: Buenos Aires - Obelisco: located on Avenida 9 de Julio, the city’s famous destination for sports fa...
September 30, 2015 We visited Argentina for a total of 41 days in three different periods of time. Our first landing in South America was in Buenos Aires on the evening of December 29, 2014, on a fli...

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