I’ve been learning Spanish for around 3 years, starting from zero in any Latin based languages. My Spanish is conversational but it’s getting better.
With COVID-19 lockdown affecting most of the world here is my guide to surviving isolation, depression and boredom.
Crossing borders in Latin America is always fun. With little information on bus times, border procedures, costs and fees. It’s often a jump into the dark abyss but it always turns out, in the end.
I get a real sense of why we need to stop using plastics and tidy up our oceans.
Guatemala, much more than Spanish schools and Antigua!
Bacalar, Mexico to Antigua, Guatemala is not a well travelled path especially via public transport and chicken busses, it’s a long, grimey, involves 2 border crossings, random buses, some luck and belief there will be a chicken bus available.
Cenotes, Mayan ruins, a lagoon and very very good friends.
Las Chapas – Crazy friends, strange villages and some deep introspection.
I continued to travel with Alex and board the clean and tidy ABO bus to take the 7-hour bus trip…
I’m 100% this is the next step in my life, as I’ve planned things have naturally fallen into place with ease