Originally Posted by rowingdude
Oh, I also wanted to ask if I'd be able to survive with a street bike in MX and Belize? I've got a line on a cheapish (~$1000 EX500) and I was thinking that would be suitable.
There is a thread in here about a guy that took his ninja 250 with his girlfriend to south america. He just removed the lower fairing for ground clearance. Your best route is a dual sport, but make whatever you have or can get work.