El Estor

El Estor, Guatemala

Travel Blogs from El Estor

El Estor Travel Blogs (24)
Day 5 of the build is now in the books, El Estor, Guatemala travel blog

Day 5 of the build is now in the books

A travel blog entry by tipep

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We just finished day 5 of the build. I´m attaching some pictures to give you a sense of our experience...although of course nothing compares to living ...

A Free Day, El Estor, Guatemala travel blog

A Free Day

A travel blog entry by tipep

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... a very large hand carved paddle so wide that I had difficulty wrapping my hand around the shaft. We walked back some 8 to 9 km to El Estor from the canyon, off the beaten path a bit as we trekked through swampy cow pastures to and along the lago de ...

The bus ride to the Lago de Izabal Region, El Estor, Guatemala travel blog

The bus ride to the Lago de Izabal Region

A travel blog entry by tipep

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... El Estor is a sleepy little town on the north bank of the Lago de Izabal, a huge lake in Eastern Guatemala. Upon arrival in El Estor, we attended a welcoming session during which we met the families for whom the houses are being built as well as ...

Building for 3 days now, El Estor, Guatemala travel blog

Building for 3 days now

A travel blog entry by tipep

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We just completed our 3rd full day of building and what a great experience this has been so far. Our group is comprised of 15 members from across Canada, all with very diverse backgrounds and ranging in age from early 20s to mid life. We are split into 2 ...