Finca el Paraiso, the hot spring waterfall, is a must do when in Rio Dulce Town. Find out how to get there, secret spots, and how to avoid the entrance fee!
San Juan La Laguna sits under the ‘nose’ of the popular Indian Nose hike on the northwest shore of Lake Atitlan. Find out how this weaving village creates a vibe of their own.
No one has visited Rio Dulce Town, and stayed longer than absolutely needed. Come see Castillo de San Felipe, Finca El Paraiso, and El Golfete by boat before moving on. Find out how to make this transit town bearable.
San Marcos La Laguna has seen the end of ‘free love’ with the emergence of a new class of commercialized hippies. Find out what spiritual retreats and other seminars are on offer?
Nebaj is a small town, and the base for exploring the Ixil Region. This means women wearing traditional clothing, colder temperatures, and plenty of hikes. Find out what to do in and around Nebaj.
The Nebaj to Acul self-guided hike is a great one to give DIY Travel a try. It is easy, short, and gets you into nature. Are you ready to get started?
San Pedro La Laguna is one of the most popular places to learn Spanish abroad – out of the many schools in town, find out why I decided to study with San Pedro Spanish School.
San Miguel, Guatemala is an easy day trip from Flores. Find out how to visit the lookout tower to get a panoramic view of Flores and Peten Itza Lake.
Flores and Santa Elena are worlds apart despite being separated by a 200 meter causeway only. Find out what to do and where to stay as you base yourself for visiting Tikal.
The Benque, Belize to Melchor de Menchos, Guatemala border crossing is straightforward, and painless. Find out visa details, associated fees, transportation options, money exchange, and how to avoid possible scams below.