Posada Schumann

San Marcos La Laguna, Lake Atitlan, Western Highlands, Guatemala | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from San Marcos La Laguna

Enlightenment

A travel blog entry by elltrev

10

Set on the shore of what is widely thought to be one of the most beautiful lakes in the world, the village of San Marcos - where I stayed for four nights - is a magnet for hippies. Its practices range from such relative mundanities as meditation and yoga to a number of more esoteric, spiritual concepts: crystal healing or lucid dreaming, for …

Guatemala!

A travel blog entry by elltrev

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On Thursday morning I left my hotel in Masaya, Nicaragua. Four days, eighteen buses, four taxis, one boat and one shower later I arrived in San Marcos, Lake Atitlan, Guatemala. Obviously (to some of you) this represents a pretty significant departure from my previous itinerary, so let me explain how and why this change came about.

It …

Ain't No Party Like a Gringo Party

A travel blog entry by dinojay2

9

There is a common refrain among travellers that goes something like, "it's not the place, it’s the people". Which, although only marginally true in most cases, does serve as a tidy little phrase to lead us into a discussion about all the expatriates that live here at the lake. In this entry I won’t get into all the permanent, born-and-raised Guatemalans that also live here and, of course, far outnumber the transplanted foreigners. Because that would ...

Getting Places

A travel blog entry by dinojay2

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Now, for our next phase of "all the boring day-to-day **** of Lake Atitlán" - transportation. The place we stay is kind of out of the way (inadvertent rhyming, honest) just past a small bay (advertent rhyming) and generally we don't leave often during the day (just getting stupid now). All of which means that whenever we, very occasionally, decide to rouse ourselves for something more demanding than a reluctant shower, or struggling to remember characters in the final Wheel of ...

Where the Wild Things Are

A travel blog entry by dinojay2

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First off, I want to pass along the sad news that our grandma, Evelyn Houle, passed away last Friday. By all accounts it happened relatively peacefully after a long battle with Alzheimer's and the numerous complications that come along with it. She was an amazing woman and will be sorely missed by all of us.

As for Guatemala, well, so far I have talked about Food (at length) and Activities (at length). This time around - the wildlife! At length, of course. This part ...

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