Antigua is the former capital of Guatemala and one of our favorite places in the entire country! The colorful old buildings, views of the surrounding volcanoes and the diverse culinary scene make this city unlike anywhere we`ve ever been.
Love having your own private swimming hole with a beautiful view of a waterfall? Great news! Central America is packed full of them. After spending two months exploring Panama, Costa Rica, Guatemala, and Belize, here is our list of the top waterfall hikes in Central America.
Guatemala is one of the most unique and non-touristy countries I have ever traveled too. You can hike volcanoes, visit Mayan ruins, experience authentic culture and swim in one of the most beautiful lakes in the world. However; it is also part of the northern triangle of Central America which is infamous for high rates of violent crime. Keep reading for my opinion on the frequently asked question: is Guatemala safe for travelers?
If your looking to immerse yourself in the Spanish culture and spend some time in low tourist areas; then Guatemala is the place for you! This beautiful Central American country is full of old architecture, huge adventures and very little English. Keep reading for the best things to do in Guatemala!
Antigua is the former capital of Guatemala and one of my favorite places in the entire country! The colorful old buildings, views of the surrounding volcanoes and the diverse culinary scene make this city unlike anywhere I’ve ever been. Keep reading for a list of our favourite things to do in Antigua and why you’ll love them too!
Hiking Acatenango Volcano and completing the overnight expedition is one of the most thrilling and challenging adventures that Guatemala has to offer. After climbing to an elevation of 3976 m you will be rewarded with views of Volcano Fuego spitting fire as the sun rises in the horizon revealing a true volcanic experience.