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.
Continue reading Exploring the last Maya Ruins in Central America – My Favorite site – COPÁN
With most Homicides per capita, Honduras, where the mafia Mara Salvatrucha operates was a challenge I could not run from.
So why not hitchhike there?
Continue reading Hitchhiking Tales #5 – Crossing by Foot to the Most Dangerous country in America
There is always something nurturing about spending sundays surrounded by family, even if it is not your own.
My last stop before moving on to Honduras was Guatemala city. I met Paols via facebook on one of those groups dedicated to connect people traveling and those who offer a couch or a spare room for hosting travelers without Continue reading Any given Sunday with a Guatemalan family
I can´t count how many times people told me to avoid visiting Guatemala city. You´ll get robbed, there is nothing to see there, tourists don´t go to the capital for a reason, you will not find any hostels there etc etc.
With more than 4.5 million people, Nueva Guatemala is the biggest city in the country and I arrived there hoping to change some Bitcoin for Quetzales because even young guatemalans had more physichal money than me.
Continue reading The most dangerous city in Guatemala – Or is it?