Guatemala

January 2002

Crossing the Border from Mexico to Guatemala

boarder boat
Locals washing clothes
   
A small wooden boat used to cross the border on Río San Pedro from Chipas Mexico into Guatemala.
Locals washing clothes in Río San Pedro
   
     

The city of Flores

   
Doorway in Flores, Guatemala
Doorway
View of Flores from row boat    

Colorful doorways in Flores

View of the peninsula Flores from a row boat on Lago de Peten Itza
   
       
Miguel with his boat in Flores
Storefront in Flores
   
Miguel, once was a chiclero (harvested 'chicle' - gum from the sap of the sapodilla tree), now give boat rides on Lago de Peten Itza
Vibrantly painted storefront in Flores
   
Pink Building
Flores view from hill
   

Old Building in Flores

View from top of hill
   
       
     
Guatemalen hand woven shirt
     
 

Ancient Mayan Ruins of Tikal

Tikal
View of Tikal Ruins
   

Ancient Mayan Ruins in Tikal

The view of the tips of ruins in Tikal from a pyramid.
   
     
Small Pyramid
     

last update March 24, 2007