• Top 10 Cities in Central America (8 minute read)

    Packed with lush rainforests, Mayan ruins and gorgeous beaches, Central America is a little slice of paradise. And its cities add even more to the appeal, ranging from cosmopolitan metropolises to those with colonial old-world charm. So if you’re planning to travel this enticing region, here’s our pick of...

  • 10 Popular Filming Locations You Need to Visit (7 minute read)

    Despite the development of CGI technology and increasingly elaborate sets, there are some real-life settings you just can’t beat. And plenty of these popular filming locations are worth visiting in person, as well as watching on the big screen. You can walk in the footsteps of Angelina Jolie, Harrison...

  • How to spend a day in Antigua, Guatemala

    Guatemala’s former capital city of Antigua is full of beauty, history and culture. A place of historical significance, it has held on to its vibrant culture over the years. In 1979 it was added to Central America’s list of UNESCO World Heritage Sites back. It has a stunning backdrop, created...

  • World’s Greatest Lakes (You’ve Probably Never Heard Of) (12 minute read)

    Who doesn’t like a lake? They are invariably surrounded by picturesque landscapes of quaint countryside or dramatic mountains. The water is generally calm and, good weather assumed, the expansive vistas are usually quite stunning. Coupled together, this invites a state of meditative contemplation that appeals to avid outdoorsy types...

  • Top Five Archaeological Sites in Central America (4 minute read)

    One of the main draws of Central America is its abundance of Mayan ruins, which fascinate and baffle travellers and historians alike. Imbued with ancient mystery, each archaeological site takes us one step closer to understanding how the Mayans lived. And yet, so much remains undiscovered. With ruins scattered...

  • Top 10 Beach Resorts in Central America (7 minute read)

    With the Pacific Ocean to the west and the Caribbean Sea to the east, it is hardly surprising that Central America is home to some of the most outstanding beaches in the Northern Hemisphere. From powder-soft, white sand to coarse, black volcanic ash, the beaches here range vastly in...

  • Top 5 Highlights of Guatemala

    With ancient ruins and natural wonders scattered periodically throughout its mountainous landscape, Guatemala is, without a doubt, a top destination for anyone looking to get a real taste of Mayan history and culture. The country has a fascinating mix of urban centres and rural villages nestled into rocky cliff...

  • Top 10 Natural Wonders in Central America (7 minute read)

    Blessed with year-round sunshine and ancient mystery, Central America is a rewarding holiday destination that will captivate and amaze you on a daily basis, especially with its natural wonders. While many people associate Central America with crumbling ruins, colonial towns, and tacos, what really stands out about this stretch...

  • Top marketplaces around the world

    While landmarks and monuments will tell you the history of a destination, museums and art galleries will tell you about its heritage, and national parks and reserves will tell you about its flora and fauna – what’s the best way of learning about its culture? For every city, big...

  • Extra time in Antigua, Guatemala

    The beautiful city of Antigua is bordered by three volcanoes: Agua, Fuego and Acatenango. Its Spanish colonial-style architecture and cobbled streets provide fantastic photo opportunities at every corner. The city is world-renowned for its local crafts, from terracotta and ceramics to jewellery and weavings. Read on about how to...

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