We had no intentions of getting stuck anywhere along the way, but then we met San Pedro La Laguna and fell head over heels in love.
We had read and heard from other travelers that San Marcos was super hippie, to the point where a lot of people we chatted with said it was too hippie for their liking. Us, being Oregonians who appreciate a chilled out music festival from time to time, thought that maybe it would be just hippie enough for us to enjoy. Turns out this place is really hippie.
The first half of our three-and-a-half weeks on Lake Atitlán provided some much needed R&R.