Living Like a Local in El Salvador

Living Like a Local in El Salvador

The  night bus from Flores to Guatemala City was cold and uncomfortable. AC blowing out from every possible slots and very tightly fit seats made it impossible to sleep. However, we made it to the city at 5am where we transferred by taxi to another bus terminal. The streets were already busy with working chapins who got ready for [...]

Land of the Maya in Guatemala

Land of the Maya in Guatemala

Guatemala is home to 2 mountain ranges, a multitude of rivers, tropical jungles, lakes and 33 volcanoes (3 still active). The country offers a rich and distinctive culture due to a millennium of Mayan civilization and 3 centuries of Spanish colonial rule. Along with the diverse history, the economy, politics, crafts, architecture, natural beauty of the [...]