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Flores to Tikal

Tikal National Park is quite possible the most famous place in Guatemala and the majority of people depart from Flores to Tikal. The ancient Mayan city is the biggest and most impressive in Central America, spanning over 100 square km of sub tropical rain-forest  The island town of Flores is where  most  people base themselves …

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Getting to San Pedro Laguna from Antigua Guatemala

Antigua to San Pedro Laguna

A stationary month in Antigua had us itching to move on to San Pedro Laguna, our next destination in Guatemala. The last time we were stationary for so long I was in the hospital having surgery in Thailand. The journey from Antigua to San Pedro Laguna takes just 3 hours by bus ride but San …

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Visiting Antigua Guatemala

After visiting Antigua Guatemala we decided to stay for a month. If you have recently read my post on family travel in Central America you could be thinking I don’t like Antigua. Actually I really enjoy hanging out and exploring this world heritage listed city. Visiting Antigua Guatemala Antigua is the old capital of  Spanish …

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Antigua Market, Guatemala

I love wandering around markets and Antigua market, Guatemala certainly doesn’t disappoint.  Located on the west side of Antigua it covers a vast outside and undercover area selling fruit and veg and nearly everything you could imagine. After visiting Antigua Guatemala we decided to stay for a month. Local restaurants are a little expensive in …

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