I finally found a beautiful hostel in Panama City. It was pricey, but I was able to counteract the costs since there was a grocery store a couple blocks away. I really didn’t do much in Panama City except walk around a few areas and work a bit as well. I went with expectations to [...]
In this video, I share a few random thoughts about traveling as a short-term expat vs. a backpacker and what my daily life is like in Quetzaltenango (Xela) where I’ve been living since March. All of it was recorded from my favorite hammock.
San Cristobal de las Casas is a stunning city about 8 hours away from where I’m renting a house in Quetzaltenango, Guatemala. Normally I would go for the chicken buses and save money, but I took a shuttle bus there because I wanted to take a brain break. You can arrange to get to Mexico [...]
Last weekend, a few of my friends and I climbed to the top of Cerro Quemado in the outskirts of Quetzaltenango. For me, it was a really hard climb, as I come from Florida, the flattest land of all. Aside from this, I’ve only climbed a couple of mountains in Arizona. I thought I wouldn’t [...]