Since I have been working at Reforzmiento, I have gotten the opportunity to interact with the kids and practice my Spanish. Over the past couple of weeks, I have developed an alter-ego. I call her Ava. Ava is spicy and tough. She loves to have fun. The Latin firecracker is also crazy and is not …
This weekend was the most fun by far. We traveled to Panajchel and took a boat ride out to San Pedro. Both cities are sit cozy next to Lake Atitlan. San Pedro is beautiful and a perfect travel destination for the 20-30 year-old crowd. Many young people visit San Pedro for its chill and hipster-like …
Couple nights ago, I heard my first of many gunshots ring out in the streets of La Esperanza.
In antigua, I had my first dealings with street vendors.
Since we live in the slums of Guatemala, it was nice to visit a tourist attraction. A place that fills the pages of travel guides. A city that makes visitors fall in love with the country of Guatemala.
Every traveler of Central America needs to experience a ride on the chicken bus.
Reforzamiento takes over the zoo.
The culture shock is in full swing.
Follow my journey abroad in Guatemala.