A Tour of Chichicastenango
Today I took a tour to Chichicastenango. It was a bit of a drive from Guatemala City and originally wasn’t in my plan. But it only cost me $15 more to do the whole tour than it did just to get to Antigua which is where I needed to be by dinner time for our volunteer project introductions.
Leaving Guatemala City
Mario picked me up at 5am. As we exited the city on the four-lane road with a median, traffic was already mounting. One of our two lanes was marked off by cones. It wasn’t long before I saw cars driving on our side of the street toward us. I gathered that this is the way Guatemala creates an HOV lane? I’m not sure. Continue reading “A Day in Chichicastenango, Guatemala”