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Art is Everywhere

Today I am starting to realize how incredibly unique my experience of teaching art is here in Guatemala. I easily fell in love with Guatemala the first time I came because of the beauty that is everywhere. 314 more words

De agua y volcanes: Lago Atitlán

Hay una habilidad que se va haciendo cada vez más presente con los viajes: la de la observación. Casi siempre, la rutina viajera es más o menos así: … 623 more words


Lake Atitlán in 5 Days

In December of 2015, I had my first trip to Guatemala. That time I only had time to spend a few days in Antigua, but I left the country knowing I had major unfinished business. 1,938 more words

Living & working in Guatemala

Whew how the months fly! I moved to Guatemala in February to work for a social enterprise, Hiptipico. It was a nerve-wracking, thrilling experience to move to Latin America, especially because my Spanish is nada and I really didn’t know much about Guatemala prior to moving here. 782 more words


My Little Roommates

One thing about living in Guatemala is that, even though I live alone, I’m not really alone. There’s always some sort of living thing walking or flying around. 1,065 more words

Central America

Where did all the Mayans Go? Lake Atitlan

We did a day trip from Antigua to Lago de Atitlán. The bus dropped us off at Panajachel but we did the villages around the lake first before coming back to do that last. 512 more words