Chichicastenango - Guatemala's Greatest Market

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I have traveled to 64 countries, posted 59,464 pictures and written 1,116 entries in 34 travel blogs
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Jan 16, 2008

About Modernnomad67

Economist and Adventurer
New York City
Favourite movie
Saving Private Ryan, Melancholia, Uranus, Usual Suspects
English, Math, and an old West Flemish dialect
Interests and hobbies
Travel, Skiing, Hiking, Weight Training, Camping, Cooking, Writing, Art, History, Anthropology, Architecture
One thing I want to do before I die
See the world - all of it.
Favourite book
Foucault's Pendulum
My friends describe me as
Europe and Asia 2007: Overland From Munich to Hong Kong
This is an overland trip I took between March and August 2007 from Europe to China through the Baltics, Russia, Kazakhstan, and Mongolia.

Silk Road 2006: Overland From London to Beijing
This blog covers an overland trip I did from March to July of 2006 between London and Beijing through Europe, Turkey, the Caucasus, and Central Asia

American Travels 2006 - 2007: A Few Short Trips Near Home
This blog covers a few short trips I took in the United States in 2006 and 2007 - Philadelphia, Adirondacks, Chicago, and New York.

Recent Entries by Modernnomad67

  • Described as being one of the highlights of any visit to Guatemala, the Thursday and Sunday market in the town of Chichicastenango is the largest indigenous market in Central America, somethi...

  • My trip from New Jersey to Guatemala was rather uneventful. Plane travel itself has become just a hassle rather than an adventure, and when you can do a trip entirely within one day the travel does...

  • Lake Atitlan is sometimes called the world's most beautiful lake, the massive caldera of a volcanic eruption that is set at an altitude of about 5,000 feet and is surrounded to the steep walls of t...

Travel Blogs by Modernnomad67

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