El Carmen Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Pets allowed
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When I arrived at Ravenscroft Stables I was met by Paula and her husband Fred, an American couple who have lived in Guatemala for 20 years. Fred was wearing a kilt over his jodhpurs after Paula had picked up on my accent over the phone! Fred who is 84 years old, introduced me to Alfred my horse for the morning. He's a beautiful big grey warmblood, not what I expected to find in ...
After a week recuperating in El Tunco and with fresh confidence in my ability to **** without adding to my laundry we heading into Guatemala. Antigua is a beautiful colonial city in the western highlands and is a very busy tourist town. We were arriving late on Saturday night so finding accommodation online was proving difficult and the only place was a newly built hostel with no reviews. It was cheap and figured it would suit for the night. We arrived to be ...
... br> By now I had been on my feet for some 5 hours so time for a rest and get this blog further up to date and more importantly hopefully published!
... in time to one another anyone would have thought it was a robot. Time for a desert before heading back on the shuttle to Antigua. Once we were back we had to rush a little to get ready for the party bus as it was leaving in 45minutes from a bar called mono loco in Antigua. It was all free and even the drinks which were provided by Bacardi with an open bar all night. It was packed but everyone was up dancing and singing ...
... eruption was in 2010 when our guides home was collapsed and the airport shut down. The vegetation is only recovering now.
The hike was actually a short pretty nature walk about 90% the way to the crater. For obvious reasons you cannot go any further.
We toasted marshmallows in the steaming lava sands and appreciated how lucky we are not to have to live in fear of nature .... our guide telling us he lives at the foot of this angry monster as he has ...