Monday
Jan162017

Ruins And Celebrations In Guatamala

Week 2 began with a trip to the Palenque ruins. An early start was definitely worth it after spending the day in the sun climbing temples and getting some cool Instagram photos in various positions. In the afternoon, we relaxed by some amazing waterfalls trying (and failing) to improve our tans.

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Tuesday
Jan102017

Week One On The Trail

From Tacos in Mexico City to Crocodiles near San Cristóbal, here's Emily Lear's first week on the Central America Trail:

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Wednesday
Aug172016

Honduran Hospitality: A Week Living With a Local Family

We were all excited about immersing ourselves in a bit of Honduran culture for the week, and we're going to be living with a family in La Ceiba and taking Spanish lessons for 5 days. We were all a bit nervous and not sure what to expect, but all those doubts were quickly erased when me met our lovely family and beautiful home to stay in.

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Thursday
Aug112016

Honduras 

We slipped effortlessly across the Guatemalan-Honduran border early in the morning, and rolled into Copán for our first sight of Honduras. Still stunning and naturally charming, the first noticeable difference was it was HOT compared to the lovely cool lakeside town of San Pedro La Laguna from where we came.

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Wednesday
Aug032016

Exploring Antigua 

We arrived in Antigua, a beautiful scenic town nestled in mountains and volcanos, where no stone on any of the many cobbled streets seemed level, but that's what made it so charming. Our hostel had a lovely roof terrace with hammocks and fairy lights, where we could eat and look down over the night.

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