Three countries in a day! Guatemala – Belize – Mexico

In 2018, I spent the last two weeks of my travels in Central America, travelling up the the Yucatan Peninsular on the East Coast of Mexico, from Chetumal to Cancun. I travelled by bus from Flores in Guatemala, up through Belize, to Chetumal in Mexico on a nine hour bus trip which I took through … Continue reading Three countries in a day! Guatemala – Belize – Mexico

A Week in a Homestay | Living with a Local family in Antigua, Guatemala

Before I arrived in Antigua, I had been conversing with the owner of the Spanish school as to which accommodation package I would be choosing. I went with the cheapest option, one that was $85 for the week, for a room in a homestay with a shared bathroom. On arrival in Antigua, I headed straight … Continue reading A Week in a Homestay | Living with a Local family in Antigua, Guatemala

Back to School! | Learning Spanish in Antigua, Guatemala

The first place I visited in Guatemala was Antigua. To get there,I flew from San JosΓ©, (the capital of Costa Rica) to Guatemala City, the capital of Guatemala. I had been told by everyone to get out of Guatemala City as soon as possible because it is unsafe, so my plan was to head straight … Continue reading Back to School! | Learning Spanish in Antigua, Guatemala