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May 13, 2008 - Antigua to Santa Cruz Verapaz

This was the toughest day of the rally so far. Guatemala is incredibly mountainous and we experienced plenty of them. Starting at 1600m at Antigua we quickly climbed up to 2100. Fortunately the air was cool and so were we. We were making good progress, despite the regular stops to cross the sleeping policemen at each village and arrived at a town where our instructions were to turn left. Immediately we were greeted by someone telling us that this was the wrong route and we assumed our colleagues had carried on. In town there was no other...

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