Guatemala – Antigua and volcanoes

// We decided not to stay another night in Atitlan but headed on to Antigua, smart move! Antigua is a picture perfect little town with lovely bars restaurants and bars. Whats more it is surrounded by massive volcanoes one of which is currently belching smoke! During the first night there was a tremor from the […]

By |January 9th, 2014|Central America|1 Comment

Guatemala – People & Markets

// A major feature of life in Latin America is the markets and over the course of this trip we have visited one or two, here are some pics of the people and the markets.

The most famous of all the markets around this area is Cicicastenaga and is apparently the biggest in Central America.

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Guatemala – Lake Atitlan

A short flight from Managua and we were in Guatemala City. We had a driver arranged to meet us at the airport.  He was busy getting his shoes shined as he’d driven through the night from Honduras to meet us so we had to call at his house first to pick up his clean laundry […]

By |January 5th, 2014|Central America|Comments Off on Guatemala – Lake Atitlan