Spend your first day in New York City in & around Central Park, including the incredible American Museum of Natural History. At night, hang out at Times Square & perhaps catch a show on Broadway!
From transport & casa particulares to food & money, our Cuba Budget Travel Guide gets straight to the essentials you need to know before you go.
San Francisco El Alto is the most authentic, large market in Guatemala. The highlight is the animal market held weekly on Friday. Join DIY Travel HQ as we take a day trip from Quetzaltenango (Xela).
Are you planning on visiting Xela (Quetzaltenango), and don’t know what to do? We have you covered with our 5 day itinerary that takes in all the best day trips!
People always say the USA is excessive. Our meals are excessive. Our cars are excessive. Our houses are excessive. I say Guatemala is the land of excess. Just look at the quantity of products each vendor has at this market!
Volcan Santa Maria, with its perfect cone, can be seen from anywhere near Quetzaltenango (Xela). Find out how to hike to the top without a tour for only Q4 (USD$0.53).
Quetzaltenango is your authentic Guatemalan city that you actually want to visit. Find out what’s on offer inside, and why you may stick around longer than expected.
Hierve el Agua translates as ‘boiling water’, but the petrified waterfalls formed from natural springs appear frozen in time. Take a closer look and find out how to reach this remote location from Oaxaca without a tour.
So you know all about peso street food… now find out the differences between government, private & tourist restaurants in Cuba!
Forget Viazul buses & colectivo taxis – jump aboard camiones & discover the cheapest way to travel around Cuba.