July 2011

Whirlwind in Playa del Carmen

I thought I would update you all about our time here in Playa del Carmen. If you haven’t seen on Facebook or heard from family members, we’ve had a bit of a struggle while being here. The last week has been spent figuring out what is going on with the pain on Brian’s face. We […]

Day 7 in Quintana Roo

There are lots of new pictures on the photos page and more to come. Please check them out! Our last day of traveling before settling down in Playa del Carmen for 3 weeks. We slept in and then headed out to a nearby cenote. Cenotes are unique to the Yucatan Peninsula. They say that the […]

Day 6 in Campeche

Day 6 was spent driving through the state of Campeche and visiting some ruins that no one tends to spend the time to see. Our main goal was to see Calakmul. A site that our travel books say is the largest Mayan site of all. It is also the most recently excavated since they only […]

Day 4 & 5 in Chiapas - La Ruta Maya

I am writing this at the end of day 5 and I can’t believe we are already out of Chiapas. The week has flown by. We have seen a lot of sights and put a lot of kilometers on the car. We still have a day and half until we’re in Playa. Day 4 We […]

Day 3 in Chiapas

Haven’t had internet since Monday so this is the first edition of our delayed updates. Woke up around 8 and hit the road out of San Cristobal.  Ate left over pizza for breakfast in the car.   We planned to make it a few hundred kilometers or more in the car today, so we wanted to […]

Please check the photos page for pictures from Day 1!! Day 1 Brian and I made it safely and without hassle to Chiapas! We arrived at 8:30am, had our car rental by 9am and were on our way! Our first stop was Chiapa de Corzo because this is where we could catch a boat to […]

School is over and tomorrow we leave for our summer vacation. The last week at school was been a bit pointless and very boring. Most students in the Elementary left for their summer break early, and it’s only a few students left that came to school. The last week of little work has given me […]