Settling down Xela July 8th 2005 Happy 4th of July! I hope this finds you well. For Independence Day, I've decided to exercise my patriotic duty to be independent and go to another country and learn the language and culture here.
I arrived here yesterday and met the family that I am staying with here in Xela (aka Quelzeltenango). Xela is bigger and not as pretty as Antigua, but it has its charms in what you might experience ... read more
Growing up as a military brat, I have traveled all my life. I know, like most travelers, I know that there is nothing to fear about being in a strange place. Being used to foreign countries, I just get on airplanes and figure it out from there. I know so many people who have done so much more travel than me. ... but this is my story and it's not so bad.
I traveled through Africa in 2003. Including Tanzania, Kenya, and Nigeria.
I traveled to Guatemala and Honduras in 2005.
From 2007 to 2009 I moved to Seoul, Korea from Austin, Texas to teach in Korean schools. I needed a change in my lif... full info