Caption: Rob Hodges
Rob Hodges 

Rob Hodges - Walked Through a Guatemalan Insurgency

From: Abigail Mahnke, host of Inner Views
Length: 21:01

In 2005, Rob Hodges and his then-girlfriend (now wife) Kate were in Guatemala, on a chicken bus heading to a lake town for a few days of relaxation. When the bus pulled off the main highway and began navigating winding hairpin-turn roads, they knew something was wrong. It turns out they were in the middle of an insurgency over sacred Mayan land. Rob is a freelance travel writer; more details about this story and other adventures can be found at http://robhodges.com.

Rob-work_small In 2005, Rob Hodges and his then-girlfriend (now wife) Kate were in Guatemala, on a chicken bus heading to a lake town for a few days of relaxation. When the bus pulled off the main highway and began navigating winding hairpin-turn roads, they knew something was wrong. It turns out they were in the middle of an insurgency over sacred Mayan land. Rob shares the journey he and Kate went on to get to their destination. Rob is a freelance travel writer; more details about this story and other adventures can be found at http://robhodges.com.

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Piece Description

In 2005, Rob Hodges and his then-girlfriend (now wife) Kate were in Guatemala, on a chicken bus heading to a lake town for a few days of relaxation. When the bus pulled off the main highway and began navigating winding hairpin-turn roads, they knew something was wrong. It turns out they were in the middle of an insurgency over sacred Mayan land. Rob shares the journey he and Kate went on to get to their destination. Rob is a freelance travel writer; more details about this story and other adventures can be found at http://robhodges.com.

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Recorded at KOOP Radio 91.7 FM Austin, Texas

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