Rate our ReviewsTravel has this way of giving us moments of deep pleasure. The best part is that in many circumstances, bonus moments are usually unexpected. In my years of travel to Central America, I have seen many street entertainers and in 2011, I had my first exposure to an extra talented, Guatemalan family. They […]
Rate our ReviewsThe day was 22 days before Christmas and I wanted to treat myself to an early present by flying to the ruins of the ancient Mayan civilization at Tikal. Imagine my disappointment when I learned that all flights to Tikal were fully booked until January 10th, the day of my departure from Antigua, […]
Rate our ReviewsWhen you first look at the map, Lake Atitlan is just a lake in the Central Highlands of Guatemala, located in the Sierra Madre Mountain range. Yet, if you speak to anyone who has ever travelled to Guatemala they always ask “Have you been to Lake Atitlan? It is beautiful”! The first question […]
Rate our ReviewsAntigua Guatemala…Some say a photograph is 10,000 words. Perhaps they do not know how hard it is to select 40,000 words. How can we tell another, what the eyes see? Words without photos are a blank canvas. Over the past four years, I have been living in Guatemala almost as much as Canada. […]
Rate our ReviewsThis convent is officially called the Templo y Convento de Nuestra Senora del Pilar Zaragoza (Las Capuchinas). Maybe a long name is valid for a property that exudes opulence.