Tag Archives: indigenous culture

We have an obligation to serve the poor and the homeless

I only wish to know who takes care of the majority of the world when we all go out into the kingdoms made for those who flee from one adventure to the other. Continue reading

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Comparing Panajachel, Guatemala to Oaxaca, Mexico as a Retirement Destination

If you had to choose, would you favor Panajachel over Oaxaca as a place to live? Continue reading

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My Volunteer Experience in Cuba

The trip was a combination of helping our host community and a wonderful cultural learning experience for a group of Americans, most of whom, had never been to Cuba. Continue reading

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Life Changing, Changing Lives

These beautiful women and children were living in various conditions, often with lots of family members in one room, many times without a flushing toilet, predictably with chickens, and a cow out back, and usually their small villages were far from grocery stores or medical help. Continue reading

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Giving Back in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico – Observations from a resident living in SMA

Our local Rotary club recognize a SMA “Citizen of the Year” every year. These average people are doing extraordinary things and loving their meaningful lives. Continue reading

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Magic Classroom Bringing Education to Rural Villages

In Guatemala 40% of children do not make it through 1st grade. Continue reading

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Banana Sheets

Then one day when we walked outside our residence, we saw a vendor cooking up waffles and banana sheets! What luck! Continue reading

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Evening Barbeque

Paraffin wax was placed around the coconut and set on fire, blazing the shrimp. Continue reading

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Box Lunches

The other day we saw these stacks of box lunches that were being delivered to a construction site. Continue reading

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Kindest Regards, You Miserable People

You are spoiled, greedy, egocentric people who will never find happiness… Continue reading

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