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6 Essential Guatemala Travel Tips

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Looking to travel to Guatemala? Here are six essential tips you should know before you go. 1. Have Money Before You Go It’s not uncommon — especially at the end of the month — for ATMs (or cajeros) to run […]

The Truth About Hiking Guatemala’s Pacaya Volcano

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Pacaya Volcano is a top attraction in Antigua, Guatemala, with many tourists hiking it. Here’s the truth about my experience, and what I suggest instead.

Why Guatemala Should Be Your Next Trip

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Despite warnings of violent crime and terrifying conditions, I booked a trip to Guatemala — and loved it! Not only did I find the country to be safe for travel, but also full of memorable experiences and natural beauty that […]