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(15 June 04) In the summer of 2004 I went to Guatemala to study Spanish and then travel the country, however, after a week of intensive 5 hour a day, one-on-one lessons my brain was wide open and sucking up the language like a sponge.
(15 June 03) In the summer of 2003 I backpacked in Portugal, staying primarily in Lisbon and Porto I was overwhelmed by the architecture and the cities. Every time you turn the corner in Portugal there awaits another feast for your eyes.