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  • It was 16pm local time and midnight in my body when I arrived to Guatemala City. A man in navy blue was waiting for me outside the airport to bring me to the hotel where I will stay for 2 weeks.

    I felt happy to be here. This is the first time that I am teaching at a university abroad and the mix between work and adventures makes the whole thing very exciting.

    On sunday, three students invited me to join them on a day to La Antigua, a beautiful city 40minutes from here, the ancient major of Guatemala.

    I switched off my phone when I arrived in Guatemala and decided to communicate only through the Internet. Despite the 9 hours difference with Spain, the world seems a smaller place when you have Wifi.

    The day at La Antigua was super. We found a Café-nursery (another beautiful secret garden to add to the list!), surrounded by flowers, plants and a nice bounch of quiet tables.

    This placard on the Café-nursery made me smile, so I added it to the many pictures I had taken during the day. (The translation into English would be: "Please smile. You are being filmed")

    A few years ago, I thought it was important to totally switch off, to get real experiences going a bit ahead of the world.

    On my way back to the hotel, listening to Florence & The Machine (these people and I, we live 10.000km far but we listen to the same kind of music!) I thought that maybe it was time to live in peace with the new technologies: taking the best of them, leaving ahead all the rest.
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