Volcan de Pacaya- Guatemala (with video ) July 10th 2008 Volcan de Pacaya
What a spectacular adventure! Didn´t know what to really expect when we climbed up the volcano, but it´s quite a sight to see. Actually I use the term climb loosely. When we arrived, we were "assaulted" by kids selling canes and men wanting us to ride their horses. Well, I read that you do need a cane to walk over the volcanic rock and the the idea of climbing 45 minutes pl ... read more
Central America Caribbean » Guatemala The Maya civilization flourished in Guatemala and surrounding regions during the first millennium A.D. After almost three centuries as a Spanish colony, Guatemala won its independence in 1821. During the second half of the 20th century, it experience... ... read more
2010- I'm visiting Cuernavaca, Mexico, for six weeks with the "Partners in Education 2010 Fulbright-Hays Groups Abroad" program. Thanks to Dr. Colleen Ebacher and Dr. Ronn Pineo from Towson University, Towson, MD, USA, 16 teachers will be experiencing and learning about Mexican social, economic, and cultural issues. We have a very busy schedule, listening to many lectures, often going until 8 at night. And over the six-week period we will be visiting dozens of historical sites throughout the area. Cuernavaca is called "The City of Eternal Spring."
2008 Trip: I'm traveling to Antigua, Guate... full info