We departed St. Louis at 6:30 a.m. and arrived in Houston to connect to our flight to Guatemala City.
Upon arriving in Guatemala City, we were greeted by Ish and Brian, our translators hosting us at the hostel.
We were surprised as we walked out of the airport to find a crowd of people waiting to greet their family and visitors with balloons and flowers.
After a short drive, we arrived at where we are staying for the next two nights.
It's extremely beautiful and peaceful with a well-groomed garden and large outdoor table to mingle and discuss our plans for the coming days.
Tomorrow we will head out for our first day with the children of