Life In El Salvador

In 2018 I moved my life to El Salvador. Living in a developing country with breathtaking beauty has be an incredible experience.

Travel Tips For Central America

There’s a lot to consider when backpacking through Central America. I’ve organized my best tips in one place

5 Countries, 85 Days

In 2017 I backpacked Central America by bus, plane and foot.

Crazy Stories I'll Never Forget

Beautiful islands. Incredible places. Crazy stories.

Hunger Campaign Results

From our Micro-Campaign, we helped 24 families and raised $543 for food supplies. Thank you to all of our committed supporters!

Read our final campaign update here.

Fortunately, the economy of El Salvador is reopening now and life is returning to normal. Although many people still struggle, at least they have the opportunity to feed their family. 

What Are Famine Flags?

Hunger caused by Covid19 is striking El Salvador. Families are placing white flags, or “banderas blancas” on their doors  as a desperate cry for food and water.

Central America News

World News

Backpacker’s Corner

My Gear Guide

My Gear Guide

Check out the gear I’m traveling with in South America. This is a constantly evolving list – I’m always finding better and more efficient options. Read More 

Next Trip: Machu Picchu, Peru








August 20, 2020

Countries Visited So Far

Meet Chris

Meet Chris

Backpacker & Software Programmer

(Other countries not listed: Unfortunately those trips happened before I started Imperfect Plan)