Author Archives: Lourdes Diaz

About Lourdes Diaz

Hola! My name is Lourdes Díaz, I'm a 28 year old Guatemalan who is passionate about fitness, nature and adventure. More specifically trekking and mountaineering. I have been exploring all the corners of my country (and most of El Salvador) in the past two years. However, now I'm getting more ambitious. I'm planning to hike the globe while sharing my experiences and inspiring others to do the same Come and join me! Oh, and I'll also be a lawyer some day ;) Join Lourdes Díaz on Facebook and Twitter and Instagram

Guatemala Travel – Weekend at Lachua Lagoon – The Mirror of the Skies

I normally prefer to go on trips that will take me for a close encounter with nature that can also provide some king of physical challenge. But there are a few times when all I want is to relax and … Continue reading

A Night Acatenango Volcano Hike

If you read my last post you know that I have hiked the Acatenango trails and been to its summit more than 15 times. That is because it is gorgeous of course but mainly because it is the closest one … Continue reading

Insider’s Guide to Adventure Travel in Guatemala

Now that I have been around the touristic industry in Guatemala I noticed that most travelers seem to think that the country is all about Antigua, Tikal, Atitlan and Pacaya Volcano, some also go to Lanquin and Semuc Champey which … Continue reading

Living in Guatemala – School for Athletes in Antigua Guatemala – It is Free!

Working out is one of the activities I have enjoyed for a long time. It makes me feel great. Bue even like that I never took it as a serious thing. I simply enjoyed my time at the gym at … Continue reading

The Adventure that Never Was – My First Time Mountaineering in Mexico

Hiking mountains and volcanoes all over Guatemala is my favorite thing to do. I have also had the chance to go to El salvador to go for a hike to three of its most Iconic summits. This is a hobby … Continue reading