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Apr 16, 2015 - San Jorge La Laguna

This is the village where we have our stay with a local family, Roger and I are with the same family the rest of group are split into 2 people per family. Our family is the Parala family, Father Anselmo (mayor of the village), Mother Petrona, three childen one girl 10, two boys 9 and 4. Here we have time with the family playing some games, a tour of the village, dinner chicken soup and tortilla's, sharing pictures father spoke a little English so we could talk then off to bed. Breakfast the next morning of eggs and tortillas coffee, met...

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Mar 20, 2014 - San Jorge

After visiting Chichi we headed to San Pedro La Laguna (approx. 1.5 hours). Once we arrived in San Jorge La Laguna, we were introduced to our host as we are staying one night with a local family here. Our hosts were Anna and Felix, who had seven grown up children, and a number of grandchildren. It was difficult to work out who actually lived in the house, but it seems eleven people lived there. We had our own very basic room consisting of a couple of (very hard) beds. The family actually speaks a local language, unique to their village, as...

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