A Place to Mend

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So many under-explored coastlines, so many reasons to have a look. The coastline John Lancaster selected was Colombia’s Pacific side, the expressed purpose was finding surf while recouping from a bout with Lyme disease. What resulted was a glimpse at the potential for boat-access reef-hopping in a country more suitable for travel than its history belies.