Tikal & Semuc Champey, Guatemala

Too bad I don’t have many more memories of Tikal and the Semuc Champey. I often forget of places I have been, just slips out of my mind. One thing I can guarantee is: Semuc Champey is UNMISSABLE if you are going to Guatemala. I know, Guatemala is big, but believe me when I say…

Belize

Life is weird. While I was enjoying my Wonderful Vacation Lifestyle, I got the saddest news possible. My best friend from University passed away, very suddenly, from a rare disease. It was devastating, obviously (although I believe she became an angel that helped me accomplish all my travel dreams… seriously. She knew about it, and…

Antigua, Guatemala

Translated post from 2007: I’m here in Antigua, Guatemala. This city is so cute! It’s the former capital of Central America, and there are ruins of colonial times (Spanish colonization, of course) that really did not impress us at all. We want to see the Mayan ruins, yes! But it will take another 3 or…

Ometepe Island, Nicaragua

This is a translated version of my 2007 post: Getting to know Nicaragua was really about going to Granada, the only city we’ve been recommended. Arriving in Granada, looking for a hostel, we met a boy who is from Isla Ometepe, a place that we wanted to spend the day while we were in Granada….

Bocas del Toro, Part II

HAPPY NEW YEAR!! 2007 here we go.  Here’s what I wrote then: Dear friends, I hope that the year’s passage has been as good (or better) than mine! I always like to think that my year will be based on that night of the NYE. If so, I can rest assured that this year is…