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Places Antigua We based ourselves here for the duration of our Spanish classes, so spent around 10 days here on and off including the volcano trek. Yes this city is very touristy and quite expensive however it is beautiful with multi-coloured houses and cobbled streets. We fell in love with this place because of the … Continue reading 2 Countries down…

Antigua & Lake Atitlan

After taking the overnight bus from Flores, we arrived at Guatemala bus station at 5am and got onto a shuttle bus from there to Antigua around 6:30am. Once again my name proving too difficult to understand and there being a confusion as to who I was on the bus list which made the shuttle leave … Continue reading Antigua & Lake Atitlan

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Sadly our time in Mexico has come to an end and we are onto our next destination – Guatemala. I think we both agree Mexico was incredible, the whole country is vibrant, full of colour and the people incredibly friendly. We were warned about corruption and violence, however came across a warm and welcoming country. … Continue reading 1 Country Down

Cancun and Tulum

Cancun & Tulum We arrived in Cancun late afternoon following a lunch stop over in Valladolid after Chichen Itza saying bye to Ellie and Jess. We arrived at our hostel, checked-in then set off to a UPS centre to collect Niamh’s sunglasses. The next day we slept in a bit, had a great free breakfast … Continue reading Cancun and Tulum