“No no Kati, Espanol de la playa es no bueno! No bueno!” February 7th 2009 The night before we left, I met Alicia and Beatriz at Café Bar Central. Alicia had mentioned in an email that she wanted to go to the beach. I figured she meant in her car, at whatever hour we chose, in a comfortable setting. But really, my plans with Alicia were laid out like this: “So, I’m going to the beach tomorrow, you want to come?” -“Yes! Of course.” It was about 12:30 a.m. at ... read more
North America » Mexico » Oaxaca » Mazunte The site of advanced Amerindian civilizations, Mexico came under Spanish rule for three centuries before achieving independence early in the 19th century. A devaluation of the peso in late 1994 threw Mexico into economic turmoil, triggering the worst... ... read more
Previously entangled in the complexities of Guatemala. Rich in culture, history, color, absolute beauty and yet so ..... manipulated.
The question that came up most often in hostels: What is or where is the "real" Guatemala?
Some people think you´ll find it on a chicken bus, others in the western highlands, far off from paved roads, and yet others think they´ve found it in Antigua....... full info