Hotel Jaguar Inn Santa Elena
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... the little kids used the monkey rope and climbed up the trees. It was great fun playing with them. We also visited Tikal, the biggest Maya city with many different temples and houses, where they filmed some parts of Star Wars and other movies. As we learned the human sacrifices were not done on top of the temple but in front of them on the altars and was an honour for the people that have ...
Long 8 hour drive. With over 100 speed bumps. Trust me the speed bumps drive you crazy.. there was about 10-15km of dirt road at the end of the trip that was fairly steep.
Lanquin is a tiny town that at the moment doesnt have any power.
So the place i stayed ran their generators ever morning and night for a few hours.
(normally they have power but there is some local goverment dispute happening so they cut the power off to the town)
... by the current. By holding on, you are able to fight back against the current as it washes over your shoulders, providing a natural massage. The benefits outweigh the fact that your body went into shock as it entered the refreshingly cold water! When you're tired of holding on, you pull yourself into the rubber tube attached to the rope and sit back and relax. The perfect end to a long and dusty day.
The day gets better when you realise you don't have to venture far for ...
... more! Over the bridge and onto Semuc Champey- a cascading limestone bridge of turquoise pools with a raging river flowing underground through it. We weren't in the mood for the 'mirador' or lookout as all the photos of postcards etc were taken from there so we had a pretty good idea of what it would look like. We decided to take it slow and explore the pools as we walked through them. After the others from the group had joined us we headed back for the gruelling return trip back to our hilltop ...
... park ride! It was extremely bumpy and they do not go slow, even round the hairpin bends (of which are plenty) Battered and bruised but grins all round we each made it in one piece back to the hostel. We had showers, dinner and an early night.