A Solo Female Traveler's Experiences On And Off The Beaten Path

Posts in category Adventures In Customs

Chaotic Lines and Drooling Drug Sniffing Dogs Equals Customs In Ecuador



Map of Ecuador

Welcome to Ecuador! Now, please follow directions for attaining your entry stamp that will change momentarily, and then change again, and then, just maybe, you will make it into the country today. Or, maybe tomorrow. Regardless, you will encounter chaotic lines and drooling drug sniffing dogs upon arrival to customs in Ecuador. The plane was […]

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I’m Not A Drug Smuggler Or Mule, I Promise



When visiting Central America there will always be the stories told before you go about drug smuggling across borders, violence, kidnapping, and every other terrible thing you can think of–it makes you wonder why people even visit from the States, or anywhere. The media exaggerates to a certain extent, in my opinion, and I have […]

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