Chicken Buses

I take chicken buses whenever I can while in Central America. I do so because they’re reasonably safe, convenient and incredibly cheap. You’re probably wondering what a chicken bus is exactly, and if they really are full of chickens. Honestly, I have never … Read More


I Was Robbed

I wanted to let everyone know I am not ignoring my blog. I was robbed, so I have no money, debit or credit cards, no computer, camera or cell phone and little more than the clothes on my back. I´m … Read More


Cactus Taco-Shop

Where do you go in Antigua, Guatemala, for some good food, music and company? Cactus Taco-Shop! Especially if you’re really hungry. I was starving after eating only a small breakfast in Monterrico, and nothing more than a few nachos while … Read More


Monterrico, Guatemala

I’d heard a lot about Monterrico, Guatemala, a tiny tourist destination located in the southwest corner of Guatemala. Nothing I heard was particularly positive, other than it was warm and cheap… but I heard nothing that was negative either. So … Read More


Saying Good-Bye To Lake Atitlan & Sue

Just an update… I’m heading south tomorrow or the next day. That said, I know I’ll be returning to Lake Atitlan. In fact, I can see myself one day living permanently somewhere along it’s shores. However, I’m committed to trekking … Read More