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Ah, the peaceful little town of San Juan del Sur. We are walking down the
beach... wait a minute. Is that the same two Englishmen we have been running
into since El Salvador? There goes the neighborhood.
Yes, we ran into the very charming Brits that are cycling through most of
Central America. We ran into them in El Salvador, Leon, Nicaragua and now
San Juan del Sur. Somehow they are moving faster on a two wheeled pedal
bike than a 650cc Kawasaki. Go figure. Needless to say we had some great
The town of San Juan del Sur is a great little beach and party town. There
are many gringos and hostels packed with backpackers. The main beach which
surrounds the bay is filled with large yachts and fishing boats. We found a
great cafe that roasts the beans right next to the bar and an ice cream shop
that is out of this world. All of this is located just an hour from
Costa Rica so this was a great stop before our next border crossing.