Got laid off again, so took a quick trip to the Tikal temples, Flores & Antigua. Also got caught up in the national teacher's strike which closed the country.

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Journal Entries
A national teachers strike paralyzed the country and I had to cross the strike lines. Read more . . .
The beauty (ha!) of Santa Elena - your typical developing world town. Read more . . .
Full trip journal from top to bottom.
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Guatemala Teachers Strike


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A country of striking features and a strong indigenous culture, Guatemala's natural beauty and powerful identity stand in stark contrast to its bloody past and troubled present.

Currency ~ Guatemala Quetzal

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