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Tikal Sunrise: Camping at Tikal Guatemala

Tikal Sunrise: Camping at Tikal Guatemala

Tikal Guatemala is the most impressive Mayan ruins I have seen so far, compared to others like Lamanai in Belize for example.  Tikal National Park comes close to Machu Picchu in grandeur, although sadly there is no viewpoint to overlook Tikal, partly because it is surrounded by jungle!  This vast Maya site is actually closer to Belize City than most popular destinations in Guatemala, like Antigua and Lake Atitlan, so it makes sense to visit Tikal on your way to…

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Colibri Camping & Eco-Lodge in La Paz Bolivia

Colibri Camping & Eco-Lodge in La Paz Bolivia

After my experience in Santa Cruz, I wasn’t looking forward to another Bolivian City.  I spent some time looking for quiet and peaceful places instead of party hostels in La Paz, and was thrilled when I found Colibri Camping!  Just outside the city, it was a perfect place to escape the crowds and relax in Bolivia, and if you are wondering where to stay in La Paz, it has to be here! READ MORE ABOUT BACKPACKING IN BOLIVIA From Sucre…

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