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Nov 7, 2008 - San Pedro to San Marcos la Laguna

November 7th, 2008 I got up at the crack of dawn to go hiking. It was a beautiful morning. I met Sara, whom was also traveling with Sonia and Karrie. Small world, she grew up on Madiera Island (where my folks are from) and visits her family quite often. She currently works in London. We waited for the rest of the group to show up and off we went with our guide. So, I don't know what my brain was thinking when it signed up for the hike. I'm out of shape and have been in confinement for 2-3 weeks...yeah...I can hike up a mountain...whatever....

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Leslie's Trip South

Jun 25, 2008 - Lake Atitlan, Guatemala

We took a two hour mini bus through the winding hills up to the stunning mountain lake called Lago Atitlan. It is a candidate for one of the "Seven Natural Wonders of the World"...it got my vote! What was meant to be just a couple days at the lake turned into a week! I got completely sucked in by the beauty and transquility of this magical area. I did yoga every morning and meditated with the sunset every day in a place called Las Pyramides (a pyramid shaped building). We ate wonderful organic foods at restaurants right by the lake and...

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