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Loma Linda and the Cuchumatanes

It is hard to find specific, anecdotal things to write about Loma Linda, because life there has a pleasingly repetitive character and the days too easily slip together. So instead … Continue reading

March 21, 2011 · Leave a comment


Antigua, although beautiful, is full of gringos, and it is nearly impossible to even formulate phrases in Spanish in the privacy of one’s own mind there, let alone speak any. … Continue reading

February 7, 2011 · Leave a comment

Guatemala again

Melchor, on the Guatemala – Belize border, for the second time. It’s the only place it’s possible to cross between the two countries by land, which means most people end … Continue reading

February 7, 2011 · Leave a comment

Chiapas to Guatemala

As a daytrip out from San Christobal de Las Casas, a lovely but freezing mountain town, we rode horses to a Chiapan village called Chamula. Chamula’s church has floor covered … Continue reading

December 27, 2010 · Leave a comment