Trouble in Paradise- Resolution and Ruins October 1st 2006 Que Pasa?
Its been an interesting week with extreme emotional highs and lows. At the moment I feel quite pleasant. I am writing to you from a Internet cafe in Flores. Its very touristy.
After leaving Lake Atitlan, we took a autobus to Antigua which is the old capital of Guatemala. It is filled with beautiful ruined churches and colonial style houses. Its a colorful city.
On the outside, everythi ... 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