Tag: guatemala

Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras

After seven months in Mexico, we spent one month in Guatemala, one week (!) in El Salvador, and two weeks in Honduras. I wanted to write about these countries politics and past, but I won’t. It’s hard to write an…

Instavan II

Even though I now carry a tiny camera, sometimes I just don’t have it on me. More at my steph3280 account on Instagram.  

Guesties in the Westy

This past week my beloved little brother and his new wife came to join us in Guatemala. We spent two nights in Antigua, two in Panajachel on Lake Atitlán, two on the Pacific Coast in Monterico, and then one night…

Around the Lake

This was the road from Panajachel back to Antigua. It was like being back in Baja, but actually passable. All the overlanders seem to camp at Visión Azul in Panajachel. It’s got a pool, a nice lawn, and is next…

Highland to highland

Juan and I usually manage to avoid double-posting about things, but this has been a diverse week with lots to mention. The drive from Quetzaltenango (Xela) to Guatemala City was effortless and pretty, but getting out of Guatemala City was…

Semuc Champey

Since we were in Cobán already, it didn’t make sense to not go to Semuc Champey, only 67 Km away and one of the most beautiful places in Guatemala from what we were told. So we went. We spent one…

Bug Camp

The great thing about traveling the way we are doing it is that we are always open to change plans. Last Thursday, we were on our second day in Quetzaltenango. We loved that city, so we were thinking about staying…