Monthly Archives: March 2012

Regresando a Mexico

Posted from Oaxaca, Mexico.(Returning to Mexico)
On Monday morning we re-entered Mexico after nearly three months in Guatemala.  Aside from a two-week stint on a Help Exchange farm in December, we didn’t really spend any time in Mexico when we first … Continue reading

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Guatemala Top 10

Posted from Quetzaltenango, Quetzaltenango, Guatemala.Three months in Guatemala hardly makes us experts on this amazing, beautiful, and interesting country.  But one thing is for sure: we fell for it and we fell hard.  Throughout our three months there, in several … Continue reading

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Quetzaltenango (Xela), Guatemala

Posted from Quetzaltenango, Quetzaltenango, Guatemala.Last week Sunday (March 11) we arrived in Quetzaltenango, which is more commonly known as Xela (“SHAY-la”), for two more (and final) weeks of Spanish language study.  After eight weeks in San Pedro La Laguna, we … Continue reading

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Xela Photos

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Posted from Quetzaltenango, Quetzaltenango, Guatemala.Here are photos from our two weeks in Xela, a city we came love more and more the longer we stayed.  It has some interesting architecture, great restaurants (both typical and ethnic), culture, and plenty of … Continue reading

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Hiatus Week in Guatemala (Part 2)

Posted from Río Dulce, Izabal, Guatemala.Picking up where we left off… [to see the accompanying photos, click here] Last week Thursday was a more-than-seven-hour drive to Antigua.  Thanks to Erik the trip was HOURS shorter than it could have been, since on … Continue reading

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Hiatus Week Part 2 Photos

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Posted from Río Dulce, Izabal, Guatemala.As promised, here are some more photos from our week off in Guatemala.  Although it may not seem so, we did pare down the photos from Antigua.  What a gorgeous city with interesting things to … Continue reading

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Hiatus Week in Guatemala (Part 1)

Posted from Río Dulce, Izabal, Guatemala.And we’re back…on the road.  Well, actually, this post is about our time back on the road last week.  As of Sunday the 11th we are once again stationary (as opposed to stationery) for another … Continue reading

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