A Guatemalan Historical Site You Shouldn't Miss - Antigua, Guatemala

A Guatemalan Historical Site You Shouldn’t Miss – Antigua, Guatemala

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A must see Guatemalan historical site is Antigua, Guatemala.  It’s one the oldest and shining examples of early Spanish colonial city planning in Latin America.  A basic grid plan that dates back to 1543!   Its religious, private and government buildings are some of the best preserved Spanish colonial architecture in Guatemala.  Walking on its cobblestone streets […]

The Real Meaning of Pura Vida – Costa Rican Point Of View & Tamarindo

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We left San Juan Del Sur for the Costa Rican border with the usual uneasy feeling of a problematic day. Not because we are pessimists, but simply because it’s like a box of chocolates… you never know what you’re gonna’ get. If we were crossing with a backpack it wouldn’t be as bad. However, a […]

Chiltepe Peninsula, Nicaragua – A Great Stop Between Leon and Granada To Swim

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We got up the next morning and had a wonderful breakfast at Las Rocas, before heading out of the area for Granada, Nicaragua. We heard great things about Granada and wanted to see if the arid environment of the north, was also in the central part of Nicaragua. It was hot this day.  Ninety degree […]

The Colonial Town Of Antigua, Guatemala

The Colonial Town Of Antigua, Guatemala

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Antigua, Guatemala.  A city with rich culture and beautiful cobblestone streets was just the place we were looking for to get away from the hustle and bustle of Cancun and the Yucatan.  The city has mostly cobble stone streets with multi-colored buildings one right next to another. There are 22 large cathedrals, 11 monasteries, and 14 […]