Guatemala

Capital City: Guatemala City

Currency: Guatemalan quetzal

Official languages: Spanish

Neighbouring countries: Mexico, Honduras, El Salvador, Belize

Interesting places to visit include: Tikal, Antigua, Guatemala City, Semuc Champey

Time Zone: Central Standard Time (CST -6)

Largest City: Guatemala City

Hiking the Acatenango Volcano in Guatemala
Hiking the Acatenango Volcano in Guatemala

If you are every in Guatemala or consider going, don’t miss out on the chance to hike the amazing Volcano Acatenango.  Antigua used to be the country’s capital back in the colonial days and is […]

Semuc Champey Natural Pools And Caves
Semuc Champey Natural Pools And Caves

One of the highlights during my trip to central america was without doubt the tour to Semuc Champey with its natural pools and caves. It is described as one of the most beautiful places in […]

17 Best Things To Do In Antigua, Guatemala
17 Best Things To Do In Antigua, Guatemala

Antigua is a small city surrounded by volcanoes in southern Guatemala and well known for its colonial buildings. You can hike up to the cross “cerro de la cruz” and enjoy an incredible view on […]

Luxury Hotel Review – Posada del Angel Hotel Antigua, Guatemala
Luxury Hotel Review – Posada del Angel Hotel Antigua, Guatemala

Posada del Angel Hotel Antigua was established in 1993 and is located in Antigua, Guatemala in an old colonial building. The whole design and furniture fits perfectly to Antigua and integrates Antigua’s Maya and Spanish heritages. […]

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