Monthly Archive: December 2013

Three Countries in 8 Days: El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua 1

Three Countries in 8 Days: El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua

We had a date for Christmas with Costa Rica, but had been finding it difficult to end our relationship with Guatemala. This left us a mere 8 days to make our way through three...

Best for last in Guatemala?? –  Semuc  Champey and Tikal 3

Best for last in Guatemala?? – Semuc Champey and Tikal

A few days of hectic travel, frenzied relaxation in a beautiful setting and a trip to one of the world’s largest Mayan sites close our chapter in Guatemala. With some regret early on a...

Back to School, Xela Style 0

Back to School, Xela Style

After having gone to school from 3 to 30, I thought I was done with it forever.  But nope, at age   [eerrrrrr…..input error!]           I became a student again for...

A World of Curiosities 0

A World of Curiosities

  Ever seen a human foetus in a jar?  Well we have now. It’s Friday afternoon and classes have finished. The decision has been made to move on from Xela, to go and see...