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The Amazing Race

By kaeb
  • Chichicastenango Market Challenge in Guatemala

    Chichicastenango Market Challenge in Guatemala
    At the Chichicastenango Market, find a textile vendor and learn how to weave a small textile using the traditional Guatemalan methods. Sew a pattern or design onto the textile that you have woven to make a product of Chichicastenango's MATERIAL CULTURE(things that are made or constructed), therefore making a CULTURAL ARTIFACT(a product of a culture). By visiting the market you have come into the ACTIVITY SPACE (the space within which daily activity occurs) of people in near by villages.
  • Flight from Miami International Airport to Guatemala City International Airport

    Flight from Miami International Airport to Guatemala City International Airport
    Arrive at the Miami International Airport 2 hours prior to your 9:50 a.m. flight with U.S. Airways, flight 2241. The flight will be 2 hours and 48 minutes. You will arrive in Guatemala City at 11:38 a.m.
  • Cab ride from the airport to Chichicastenango

    Cab ride from the airport to Chichicastenango
    The cab ride from Guatemala City to Chichicastenango is two hours. It will cost about $85.00, and the cab will pick them up at the airport at 12:00 p.m. and drop them off at the Chichicastenango Market at about 2:00 p.m.
  • Mayan Inn

    Mayan Inn
    The contestants will walk from the Chichicastenango Market for about one mile to the Mayan Inn. They will arrive at about 7:00 p.m. There they will sleep in two beds in one room for the night for $175.
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  • Cab ride back to Guatemala City International Airport

    Cab ride back to Guatemala City International Airport
    The contestants will be ready at 3:00 a.m.The cab ride from Chichicastenango to Guatemala City is two hours. It will cost about $85, and the cab will pick the contestants up. They will reach the airport around 5:00 a.m. This will give them 2 hours to get to the gate.
  • Flight from Guatemala City International Airport to Rio de Janeiro

    Flight from Guatemala City International Airport to Rio de Janeiro
    The flight will take off at 7:14 a.m. in Guatemala City. It will arrive in Panama City at 11:56 a.m. for a one hour layover. The next plane will leave Panama City at about 12:56 p.m. and will land in Rio de Janeiro at approximately 10:11 p.m.
  • Cab ride from the airport to the Itajuba hotel

    Cab ride from the airport to the Itajuba hotel
    The contestants will arrive at the airport at 10:11. From the airport they will take a cab to the Itajuba hotel. The cab ride is 30 minutes, and will cost around $12. They will arive at the hotel around 10:45.
  • Participating in Carnival Challenge

    Participating in Carnival Challenge
    From the hotel the contestants can walk 0.1 miles to Cinelandia Square. Here they will find street parades that are smaller versions of Carnival. This particular street parade is called Cordao do Bola Preta Bloco, and occurs every year. This street parade has also become very large, even though the millions of people who participate are mainly locals, anyone may join in. Therefore, the contestants will have to find the street parade and participate. in the dancing and music.
  • Completing the Carnival Challenge

    Completing the Carnival Challenge
    However, to complete the Carnival challenge the contestants will have to dance the traditional Carnival Samba, an aspect of Brazil's NONMATERIAL CULTURE(beliefs, practices, aesthetics, and values). The contestants will experience the LOCAL CULTURE(a community of people in a place who share customs) by dancing with a local samba school in the street parade, allowing the contestants to experience one of Brazil's CULTURAL TRAITS(single element of normal practice or use in a culture).
  • Rio de janeiro Hotel.

    Rio de janeiro Hotel.
    After the contestants finish the challenge they can come back to the Itajuba hotel where they were droped off. There is one room for them both with two beds., and cost $89. They will spend the rest of the night here untill they have to catch their next flight in the morning.
  • Cab ride to airport

    Cab ride to airport
    Leave hotel at 2:00 a.m. A cab will come pick you up and drive you back to the airport. The cab ride is about 30 minutes. It will cost about $12, and will drop you off at the airport around 2:30 in the morning. This will give you 1 hour and 30 minutes to catch your flight.
  • Flight from Rio de Janeiro to Sao Paulo

    Flight from Rio de Janeiro to Sao Paulo
    Your flight will take off from Rio de Janeiro at 4:00 a.m flying on Linhas Aereas Inteligentes flight 1364. It'll arrive in Sao Paulo at 5:00 a.m. There will be a one hour and 45 minute lay over.
  • Flight from Johannesburg to Accra

    Flight from Johannesburg to Accra
    The next flight in order to get to Accra will take off at 7:20 p.m. on flight 56 South African Airlines and land in Accra at 1:30 a.m.
  • Flight from Sao Paulo to Johannesburg

    Flight from Sao Paulo to Johannesburg
    The next flight will go from Sao Paulo 6:45 a.m. to Johannesburg on South African airline 225 and will take nine hours. They will arrive at 3:45 p.m. in the afternoon. There is a three hour and 35 minute layover.
  • Cab ride from Accra Airport to Cape Coast

    Cab ride from Accra Airport to Cape Coast
    When you arrive at the Accra airport at 1:20 a cab will be waiting there to pick you up. The cab will drive you to Cape Coast. This is about a two hour drive. It will coast $94 because it is a 94 mile trip. You will arive in the Cape Coast area around 3:20. When you arrive you will be staying at the Mighty
    Victory Hotel and sleep until 8:00.
  • The Mighty Victory hotel

    The Mighty Victory hotel
    At the Mighty Victory Hotel one room is booked for both of you. It has two twin beds, and will cost $30 dollars for the night. You'll have to wake up at 8:00 to start the challenge
  • Cape Coast Challenge instructions

    Cape Coast Challenge instructions
    For the Cape Coast Challenge you will wake up around 8:00 and should walk down to the beach. It is a short walk from the hotel. Once you reach the beach you will see many fishing boats. These boats belong to the locals. Go find a local who will take you on their boat, and afterwards be selling fish in the market. Then you will go fishing with that local untill around lunch time. The fish that you caught will be taken to the market, and be sold. You will help with all these tasks.
  • Cab ride from Cape Coast to Accra Airport

    Cab ride from Cape Coast to Accra Airport
    The cab ride will be 2 hours, will cost $93, and will leave at 4:00 p.m. The contestants will arrive at the Accra Airport at 6:00 p.m., allowing enough time to get ready and to board the plane.
  • Flights from Accra to Santiago de Compostela

    Flights from Accra to Santiago de Compostela
    Flight 514 on Royal Air Maroc will leave at 8:00 p.m. and arrive in Casablanca at 12:30 a.m. There will be an hour and 30 minute layover. The next flight will leave Casablanca at 2:00 a.m. on flight 9970 Royal Air Maroc and arrive in Madrid at 3:45 a.m. There will be a 3 hour and 15 minute layover. The next flight will leave Madrid at 8:00 a.m. on flight 3878 on Iberia Airlines and arrive in Santiago de Compostela at 9:15 a.m.
  • The Cape Coast Challenge

    The Cape Coast Challenge
    Fishing is part of the CULTURAL ECOLOGY (the interactions and relationships between a culture and the environment). Fishing is also a HUMAN-ENVIRONMENT INERACTION (The recipocal relationship between humans and the environment.) because fishing is these people's source of food. These local fishermen have a MENTAL MAP (image or picture of the way space is organized as determined by the individuals knowledge of the space) of the ocean they fish in because they fish there almost every day.
  • Cab ride from Santiago de Compostela Airport to Lavacolla

    Cab ride from Santiago de Compostela Airport to Lavacolla
    The cab ride will take about 4 minutes and will cost about $2 to get from the airport to Lavacolla.
  • Walking the Way Pilgrimage

    Walking the Way Pilgrimage
    Once the contestants arrive in Lavacolla they will walk from this town to the Santiago de Compostela Cathedral. The contestants will walk on the traditional path walked during the PILGRIMAGE (voluntary travel by an adherant to a sacred site to pay respects or partisipate in a ritual at the site.) The SACRED SITE (place or space people infuse with religous meaning) is the Santiago de Compostela Cathedral. This pilgramage is based off CHRISTIANITY ( religon based on the teachings of Jesus)
  • The Pilgrimage Details

    The Pilgrimage Details
    The walk from Lavacolla to Santiago de Compostella is about 10.7 kilometers, and will take about 3 hours.
  • Hotel in Santiago de Compostela

    Hotel in Santiago de Compostela
    Parador de Santiago de Compostela is a close walking distance from the Santiago de Compostela Cathedral. It is a 5 star hotel and costs $177 for a room. The contestants will stay the night there and wake up early for their next flight.
  • Cab ride to Santiago de Compostela Airport

    Cab ride to Santiago de Compostela Airport
    The cab will pick the contestants up at the hotel at 3:30 a.m. They will arrive at the airport with approximately 2 hours to spare.
  • Stornoway Challenge

    Stornoway Challenge
    In Stornoway you will be going to a pub. At this pub you will experience the AUTHENTICITY( In the context of local cultures, the accuracy with which a single steryotypical experience conveys an otherwise dynamic and complex local culture.) of scotish pubs and food. Stornoway has this authentic culture because it is part of a FRAGMENTED SATE (state seperated by a barrier.) This makes isolated. This isolation also allows them to have a different DIALECT (local characteristics of language.)
  • First two flights on the way to Stornoway

    First two flights on the way to Stornoway
    The first flight will leave Santiago de Comostela at 5:45 a.m. on British Airways flight 7135. The flight is 1 hour and 15 minutes and will arrive in Madrid at 7:00 a.m. There will be a 2 hour and 55 minute layover. The next flight will leave Madrid at 9:55 a.m. on British Airways flight 457. They will arrive in London at 11:25 a.m. There will be a 2 hour and 30 minute layover.
  • Final flights to Stornoway

    Final flights to Stornoway
    The next flight will leave London at 1:55 p.m. on British Airways flight 1486. The flight will be an hour and 25 minutes and will land in Glasgow at 3:20 p.m. There will be an hour and 30 minute layover. The last flight to Stornoway will leave Glasgow at 4:50 p.m. and arrive in Stornoway at 5:55 p.m. on British Airways flight 4128.
  • What to do at the Pub

    What to do at the Pub
    At The Criterion pub you will be watching the world cup. The world cup is a big deal in the United Kingdom where scotland is located. Therefore it is always played in pubs while it is going on. Also you will be eating toad in a hole. Which is a dish that was created in Scotland, and is now very popular there. once you have watched the final game of the world cup, and eaten toad in the hole you have completed the last challenge!
  • Cab ride from the pub to the Hotel

    Cab ride from the pub to the Hotel
    The Cab rid from the The Criterion pub to the Cabarfeidh Hotel is about 7 minutes long. It also only about 2 miles. Therefore it will only cost about $2.
  • Cab ride from Stornoway Airport to the The Criterion Pub

    Cab ride from Stornoway Airport to the The Criterion Pub
    The Cab ride from the Stornoway Airport to the Pub is about 13 minutes. It is also about 5 miles. Therefore it will cost about $5.
  • Cab ride from the hotel to the airport

    Cab ride from the hotel to the airport
    The cab ride from the hotel to the airport is about 7 miles, and will cost $7. This 7 mile cab will take about 18 minutes.
  • First flight on the way back to Miami

    First flight on the way back to Miami
    The first flight will leave Stornoway at 5:00 a.m. and arrive in Glasgow at 5:50 a.m. on British Airways flight 4127. There will be a 3 hour and 50 minute layover.
  • Second flight on the way back to Miami

    Second flight on the way back to Miami
    The next flight will leave Glasgow at 9:40 a.m. and arrive in London at 11:00 a.m. on British Airways flight 1497. There will be an 11 hour and 30 minute layover.
  • Final flight to Miami

    Final flight to Miami
    The plane will leave London at 10:30 p.m. on December 20th on British Airways flight 207. It will finally arrive in Miami 9 hours and 45 minutes later at 8:15 a.m. on December 21st.