This is my last stop. This is the last Maya archaeological site I visit. Not because I don´t want to keep exploring the Maya world but because this is the most southern Ruin. I reached the border of the Maya empire and I am thrilled I decided Copán should be the final destination.
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At base camp, we were having a great conversation by the fire, I was practicing my hebrew and my german with these people sent from heaven when it happened…
The volcano started to erupt
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– Don´t climb Acatenango Volcano by yourself, they said.
-Oh baby, watch me do it, I replied. You know how I am.
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This is the reason you visit Guatemala. This is why you endure a 10 hour ride in a chicken bus from the Capital. This is why you drive a dirt road for an hour in the back of a pick-up truck from the nearest town. Feel free to miss everything else but if you don´t come here you might as well not tell anyone you´ve been in Guatemala.
Continue reading Hiking to The Legendary Pools of Semuc Champey – A Journey to remember