Central America2020-08-05T16:49:53-04:00

Explore resources and guides to traveling in Central America!

From ecotours in Costa Rica, to living the expat life in Belize, the articles, stories, and guides you’ll find here are sure to help you plan your dream trip to Central America. Frayed Passport is community-driven, so if you have a story or post you’d like to share, have a look at the editorial guidelines and get in touch!

Not sure where to start? Check out the top post on traveling in Central America this month: What Expats can Expect When Moving to Caye Caulker, Belize

Green separator

Explore Articles & Guides

By |September 4th, 2020|

The perfect time for retirement doesn't exist. Things change, and sometimes radically - let's look at eight basics to keep you on track to achieving your semi-retirement or early retirement dreams.

By |January 27th, 2020|

Belize offers a tropical paradise complete with beautiful islands surrounded by the Caribbean Sea. Let's look at what to expect when moving to Caye Caulker!

By |December 10th, 2019|

If you can't decide where you'd like to go this winter, we're here to help: let's have a look at some sunny, warm destinations for beating the winter blues!

By |November 21st, 2019|

As remote work opportunities grow, coliving and coworking spaces have popped up all over the world. Here are six of the best ones in Latin America!

By |September 10th, 2019|

If you're ready to escape from the daily grind and just relax, check out these incredible spa resort trips all over the world. Let your worries melt away.

By |July 31st, 2019|

The antimalarial drug Lariam is known for side effects such as "feeling of dread" and psychosis. At 19 I was given Lariam before trekking into the jungle.

By |May 15th, 2019|

Ready for adventure on your next vacay? Let's take a look at the world's best places to get scuba certification, and experience the magical waters in style!

By |May 4th, 2018|

Ready to see the world and make a difference? Read our guide to volunteering abroad so you have the tools to choose the right program and travel SMART.

By |March 5th, 2018|

Becoming a digital nomad was something I always wanted to do - and a breakup led me to make the jump. Here are some lessons I've learned so far.

By |November 27th, 2017|

While moving overseas isn't the answer to everyone's dream, more and more people have been opting in. Here are 7 of these reasons to move to Latin America.

By |June 30th, 2016|

Misadventures in delayed flights, lost luggage, and lots more...what do you do when travel goes wrong? Our friends at Retire Early Lifestyle can empathize!

By |April 7th, 2016|

Traveling is not for everyone. In fact, some feel that the whole hassle of traveling is less than inspiring, and the comforts of home beckon far greater.

By |March 28th, 2016|

Hola (hello) and bienvenida (welcome) to survival Spanish. Here are a few tips to get you through your next visit to Latin America!

By |September 28th, 2015|

Mexico is a huge country and it's hard to know where to go if you're on a time crunch. To help plan your trip, here are 8 must-see destinations in Mexico!

By |August 31st, 2015|

Where do you want to retire? Here are questions and insights for finding just the location that suits your needs - even if it means you'll retire abroad.

By |September 24th, 2014|

Sarah volunteered in San Pedro Sula and took a cloud forest hike in Pico Bonito National Park, La Ceiba Honduras. Here are a few photos from her journey!

By |August 27th, 2014|

Billy and Akaisha Kaderli of Retire Early Lifestyle discuss their luxurious stay in a Compass Living apartment during travel in Vietnam.

By |August 26th, 2014|

Summer is coming to an end, and now may be the last time you’ll soak up that sun this year. Here are five sunny Labor Day getaways for your long weekend!

By |April 23rd, 2014|

Lori Shea of Guatemala Medical Travel shares some very important insights on medical travel, an excellent way to save skyrocketing costs of healthcare.

By |April 21st, 2014|

Longing for a tropical getaway? Add these 15 stunning beaches to your must-see list! From Italy to the Seychelles, it's time to plan your perfect vacation!

By |April 2nd, 2014|

Travis Kraft of Passport Medical shares important insight on the growing popularity of medical tourism as a response to high healthcare costs in the States.