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Since Mar. 2005

50-64 year old female

The Dalles, Oregon

Husband Mike and I are retired educators. In ‘03 we spent a month in Belize and Guatemala with our 3 kids, first trip to CA since visits to Guatemala in the 80’s (middle child is native of Guat, joined us through adoption). Starting in 2005 I’ve split 4-6 wks each summer between a Spanish immersion program (usually with a group in tow) and vacation time with Mike. We love a combo of Guatemala with blue water time in Honduras or Belize or occasionally México. We have an small home on Lake Atitlán - perfect base for us. TRIP ADVISOR REVIEWS: http://www.tripadvisor.com/members-reviews/hopefulist PHOTO COLLECTIONS with BLOG and TRAVELOGUE links on the main page of each collection: www.flickr.com/photos/staceyholeman/collections COLLEGE CREDIT for Spanish immersion study or volunteer or cultural learning projects: www.liveandlearninlatinamerica.blogspot.com BECA PROJECT, educational scholarships and social aid on Lake Atitlán in Guatemala: www.becaproject.org
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