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Where to Stay in Guatemala City Beyond The Ordinary 2d

A guide to accommodation options in Guatemala City.

Guatemala Accommodation, City, Tips

Best Restaurants for Backpackers in Flores, Guatemala Nutrition Abroad 16d

Best Restaurants for Backpackers in Flores, Guatemala - Where to eat and what to eat on the island...

Guatemala Drinks, Food, Lifestyle, Tips

Tapado - a Taste of Livingston Beyond The Ordinary 17d

Although most visitors view the boat journey the highlight of any visit to Livingston, for foodies...

Guatemala Food

Top Tips for Travel to Guatemala Beyond The Ordinary 37d

A summary of some of my top tips for travel to Guatemala.

Guatemala Roadtrip, Tips

Driving From Flores to Guatemala City – Part 3, Acul... Beyond The Ordinary 57d

The third and final installment, detailing the overland route from Flores to Guatemala City. This...

Guatemala Roadtrip, Tips, Transport

Monkey Island Beyond The Ordinary 86d

I don’t know of that many hotels with both a private lake and an island inhabited by monkeys....

Guatemala Animals, Nature, Wildlife

Backpacking Guatemala - My Overview Forever roaming the world 96d

Backpacking Guatemala - This page is my overview of backpacking Guatemala, covering the country,...

Guatemala Accommodation, Adventure, Tips, Transport

Driving From Flores to Guatemala City: Part 2, Coban... Beyond The Ordinary 100d

The second installment of three, detailing the overland route from Flores to Guatemala City. This...

Guatemala Roadtrip, Tips, Transport

Semuc Champey Beyond The Ordinary 146d

Considered by many to be the most beautiful spot in Guatemala Semuc Champey consists of a series of...

Guatemala Nature, Roadtrip, Waterfall

Tikal Sunrise: Sleep in a Hammock and Hear the Jungle... Tales of a Backpacker 154d

Tikal in Guatemala is the most impressive Maya site I have seen, and definitely worth a visit. But...

Guatemala Architecture, History, Nature, Sightseeing

Where to Stay in Flores Beyond The Ordinary 157d

As the travel hub of Guatemala’s northern Peten region, deciding where to stay in Flores is an...

Guatemala Accommodation, Roadtrip

Meeting Maximon: the Drinking, Smoking Mayan God Daggy Busker 167d

World traveler Daggy Busker shares a drink with Maximon, Guatemala's drinking, smoking, Mayan God.

Guatemala History, Photography, Sightseeing, Temple

How to See Tikal in Guatemala - the Ultimate Guide on... Claires Itchy Feet 182d

Want to visit Tikal? If you want to visit Tikal Ruins in Guatemala and actually enjoy the...

Guatemala Architecture, Hiking, History, Sightseeing

Traveling in Central America - How to Get From Tikal... Claires Itchy Feet 183d

If you are backpacking and in Tikal, chances are you are going Mexico.So here is my guide on how to...

Guatemala Roadtrip, Tips, Transport

How to Survive the Rainy Season Should You Hike... Claires Itchy Feet 184d

Unsure if you should hike a volcano during the rainy season? The answer is yes! You might not be...

Guatemala Adventure, Hiking, National Park, Tips

Surviving the Rainy Season in Central America - What... Claires Itchy Feet 185d

If you are thinking of travelling to Central America during the rainy season you will need to adapt...

Guatemala Adventure, Hiking, Tips

3 Reasons Why You Should Travel to Central America... Claires Itchy Feet 192d

3 reasons why you should travel to Central America during the rainy season, 10 ways you can win...

Guatemala Adventure, Hiking, Tips

Double Whammy? Hiking Acetenango and Fuego in a Day Claires Itchy Feet 198d

If you want to really push yourself mentally and physically then you want to do the Double Whammy...

Guatemala Adventure, Hiking, National Park

How to Get From Antigua to Flores and Tikal on the Bus Claires Itchy Feet 199d

This is a guide talking you through the different options of how you can travel from Antigua to...

Guatemala Tips

The Ultimate Guide to Visiting Semuc Champey and... Claires Itchy Feet 204d

Visiting Semuc Champey was one of the best decisions I made on my Guatemalan adventure. Here is my...

Guatemala Cave, Rivers & Lakes, Sightseeing, Waterfall