Browsed by
Tag: Semuc Champey

Backpacking Guatemala Travel Guide

Backpacking Guatemala Travel Guide

Guatemala is a special place.  Torn apart by civil war from 1960 to 1996, Guatemala is slowly recovering, and is now becoming a must-visit destination in Central America.  Backpacking in Guatemala will reward you with incredible scenery and natural wonders, from volcanoes to limestone pools and huge lakes, strong indigenous cultures and colourful clothes, delicious food and a warm welcome.  I have brought together all my Guatemala travel tips for you in this epic backpacking Guatemala guide, including a handy…

Read More Read More

Semuc Champey Tour in Guatemala

Semuc Champey Tour in Guatemala

Semuc Champey Guatemala is one of the highlights of most people’s visit to Central America.  Beautiful turquoise pools amid the lush Guatemalan jungle certainly is a sight to behold.  However, as a visit to Semuc Champey requires a 2-day detour between Antigua and Flores in northern Guatemala, if you are on a tight schedule think very carefully if you have time to fit in this little slice of paradise.  Once you have decided to go, the next decision is whether…

Read More Read More