S: My first trip to Guatemala
FC: Antigua,Guatemala March 2011- August 2011
1: Antigua, Guatemala March 2011- August 2011 A trip of a lifetime "Being confident of this, that He who began a good work in you will carry it on to completion until the day of Jesus Christ. Phil.1:6
2: We arrived in Antigua on March 26th. We stayed in a hotel and Daddy helped get us settled in!
3: We found a condo to rent. We found a Spanish school.We found some good places to eat. Lots more to discover...
4: Mom and i spent the first couple of weeks getting to know Antigua. On April 18th Gammie, Benj, and Brittany joined us La Antigua en un museo viviente.
6: Semana Santa Holy Week We saw so many beautiful carpets & processions
9: Iglesia y Convento de La Recoleccion The cornerstone of the church was laid on September 8,1701. Beautiful,massive Ruins
10: Despite earthquakes and many problems Antigua has maintained a unique charm.Aunt Jeanne came for 3 weeks and helped us discover much of the charm!!
13: Black Sand Beaches Well worth the 2 1/2 hour drive to fun in the sun!!
14: AMIGAS Charlotte & Alysia | Dinner at Mono Loco | Swimming at Hotel Antigua | Walking around Antigua | the girls came to visit for 10 days!! We showed them all of Antigua!!
16: Lots of Great laughs and Fun Adventures!! Gracias Amigas!!
17: Our Driver Hugo
18: A man Challenged me with my walk with the Lord! They all prayed for me "... I urge you to live a life worthy of the calling you have received."
19: Aunt jeanne's favorite wall
20: We had so many great chances to help people. We went to deliver corn, food bags, water purifiers. We worked at a coffee farm. We went every week to Hermano Pedro. We took lots of friends to Pollo Campero!!
22: Dr. Rodriguez Clinic | We went to the clinic Monday-Thursday | Friends at the Clinic
24: Lots of New Friends! Riding in Tuk-Tuks & chicken buses. The mall in Guatemala City! Pollo Campero, The Market Rain and more Rain! Cafe Sky!!
26: BELIZE | We went for three days to Belize. So beautiful!! So relaxing!!
28: Tikal one of the largest Mya pyramid sites in Central America 250 to 900 AD
30: Climbing PACAYA VOLCANO
31: Climbed this Volcano 3 different times!! Great toasted marshmallows Amazing toasted cheese cooked in the rocks!! Skiing down the side of the mountain Bien tiempo!!
32: Days of visiting coffee farms, old ruins,the capital in Guatemala City, Macadamia nut farm
34: Lago de Atitlan The lake is a mile above sea level. Surrounded by three volcanoes. We went zip-lining across the jungle, took a boat ride across the lake and a ride in a TOYOTA