Casa Guatemala - Our trip to Rio Frio June 7th 2008 So the Rio Dulce is by no means a cold water river, so it really wasn't that refreshing when we went swimming. However, about 1.5 hours through the jungle you come to Rio Frio which is very cool and so refreshing. Sometimes we take the kids there on special occasions and this was indeed special. We walked through many pastures until we came to one in which there were a few hundred cattle. I think ... read more
I'm 29 years old, male, from Texas in the U.S. annd looking for adventure and opportunities to help others out. Ready and willing to travel the world.
I first decided to do volunteer work in 2007 but was unable to make it happen because of my career. Today however I'm at a place where I can afford to take 3 months off to volunteer my services in Central America. It's going to be tough there, no hot water, bunk style living without air-conditioning and I'll have to wash my clothes by hand. A shocking change for someone coming from America, but this is the way these children live everyday. Th... full info