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Homesick

Okay, it is time. The homesick wave has hit the shore! Today I just wanted to go home. And as I am writing this my hands are shaking and the tears are burning behind my eyes. I just feel…

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When nerves take over

Yesterday is by far in the top five worst days since I am here in Guatemala. It actually all started this weekend, right after I got back from my amazing trip to Cubulco, when I found out our travels…

Culture Guatemala

Immigration Angels

So, as I wrote in my latest post about Megan, we had quite the experience this week. Every three months I have to renew my visa so I won’t be an illegal tourist in the country. I thought my…

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10 Weird Guatemalan Things

Okay, calm down. I know the word weird should be something like different, unusual, cultural or some other less offensive word. But “11 slightly different cultural Guatemalan habits” would be too long for a good blog. And I am pretty sure these things don’t only…