Hotel Casa Serena
- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... ice-cream; they are everywhere in Guatemala.
Appetite sated, we walked down 6a Avenida, the main pedestrianized street radiating south from the plaza. While it has cafes, ice-cream parlors, restaurants and the like and seemed very busy, it was curious that it appeared to be the only street with any kind of activity. We peered into the cross streets as we passed them, several seemed uninviting with a series of crumbling houses, ...
There is so much to say about my time here in Guatemala. (I guess that happens when, unsurprisingly, I didn't keep up with my blog.)
What stands out to me about these past 3 months is how varied my experience was. I felt both comfortable and uncomfortable here; I felt both competent and challenged. My life was full of stark contrasts. Here are a few.
I had fun and carefree experiences traveling around the country with friends, yet I also ...
... here at Hope of Life. We also had another group of 3 girls, 2 of which are summer interns and the third was a sister escorting her, hop on the bus. While we waited, we were able to see some local women wearing traditional dress in bright colors.
Then we drove to Pollo Campero for lunch - yummy fried chicken, fries, roll and flan. It was pretty fun watching the bus drivers get in and out of the parking lot, plus there was a security guard ...
... whilst it inched slowly forward. A slightly smaller float carried by 40 girls followed closely behind with it's own band.
We went looking for 'carpets' on the route of the second procession of the day. We found a couple, one of them quite basic with just a base of pine needles and another very intricate using coloured wood shavings.
We stumbled across the restaurant La Cuevita de los Urquiza and ...
... we settled in our rooms a bit and all joined for some cribbage since only 4 of the 7 play (so fare) we used tonight as a beginner lesson but Pete and I bet Sam and Melissa ;) Now I'm laying in bed trying to fall asleep we have to be up at 6:45 tomorrow for church and we will get to see the home we are building, where VBS will be and school we are donating to. Tomorrow I will have pictures and videos to upload. Talk soon Love ...