Category Archives: Guatemala

Discovering the lost city of the Mayans – El Mirador

The light filtered through the jungle canopy, struggling to penetrate the jungle floor. I stared at my feet as I continued to walk through the jungle, concentrating on not slipping on the thick, sloppy mud, or the moss covered rocks. … Continue reading

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Guatemala, Belize and back into MEXICO!!! Para mas tequila con mis amigos!!

After studying Spanish in Xela for 2 months, Michael and I were keen to hit the road again. We had a month before I was meeting some mates in Cancun… until then we planned to play it by ear, with … Continue reading

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Jungle sunset!?!

Sunset from the jungle island, Isla de Flores. A small island town situated in the North of Guatemala. Not a bad place to get stuck for a few days with a stupid infection, though the mozzies are stealthy little bastards … Continue reading

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Estoy viviendo en GUATEMALA!!!

Hola mundo!!! As I haven’t properly blogged since arriving in Guatemala, and as I am currently trapped in a flooded apartment in Xela, I thought I would take the opportunity to blog about life in Guatemala… We survived an epic … Continue reading

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Getting lost…

Roaming around… Lost… In the markets of San Francisco Alta, in the Guatemalan highlands… Huge crowds of people from all over the country come to this mercardo , which makes for some great people watching and interesting tiendas and venders … Continue reading

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Lake Atitlan

Our view of lake Atitlan while eating a yummy breakfast of banana and honey crepes at our hostel in Santa Cruz, Guatemala

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Cross dressing party

Slightly concerned at how excited Michael was at dressing up as a woman… At Iguana perdida hostel in Santa Cruz on lake Atitlan, Guatemala

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