My Guatemala Photo Diary // Brittany from Boston

My Guatemala Photo Diary

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I was talking to someone the other day about my time spent living in Guatemala and I was reminded how much I miss that experience! It was such an exciting time in my life, it was a little over a year ago and I had just left my job in Boston to go live in […]

The 5 Best Destinations in Central America // Brittany from Boston

The 5 Best Destinations in Central America

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Central America is the newest and hottest travel region, bringing cheap and beautiful attractions to the fingertips of travelers. Whether you’re backpacking through the whole region or just choosing an area for a short trip, there is so much to love here! These are the 5 best destinations in Central America: 1. Leon, Nicaragua             Just […]

8 Reasons Why You Need to Visit Guatemala

The 8 Reasons Why You Need To Visit Guatemala

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There’s so much to see and do in Guatemala. When you visit here it is unlike anywhere else in the world, and I dare say this is the hidden gem of Central America. So read on for the 8 reasons why you absolutely must visit Guatemala, and get ready to book your tickets asap! 1. […]

Eat Like a Local in Guatemala // Brittany from Boston

How To: Eat Like a Local in Guatemala

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Food is such a major part of culture in Guatemala that you would be doing yourself a disservice if you avoided the local flavor and went only to the touristy restaurants offering your favorite international comfort foods. When you come to Guatemala you should embrace the rich, historic culture here, and that means you have […]

The 5 Best Places to Visit in Guatemala

The 5 Best Places to Visit in Guatemala

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Guatemala is a country filled with beautiful sights, rich culture, friendly people, amazing food, and outdoor adventures. It should absolutely be on your travel wish list, and when you come here these are the 5 places you absolutely must visit!   Lake Atitlan This beautiful sprawling lake is made all the more enchanting by the […]

How To Experience The Best of Lake Atitlan

How to Experience the Best of Lake Atitlan

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If you’re thinking about visiting Guatemala, no doubt Lake Atitlan is on your radar. It’s one of the country’s biggest attractions, and with good reason! It’s a beautiful location, a tranquil lake surrounded by mountains and volcanoes. So what is there to do and see on here? Check out the best of Lake Atitlan and […]

What It's Like To Live As An Expat in a 3rd World Country // Brittany from Boston

What it’s Like to Live as an Expat in a 3rd World Country

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If you try to picture what it’s like to live in a 3rd world (developing) country, you may imagine living in a mud hut surrounded by poverty and hunger. Or you may imagine a fabulous life because it’s cheaper to live there and your money takes you further. You may imagine it to be dangerous, […]