Tikal and Flores, Guatemala

Find out where to eat, stay and play with your family while traveling to Tikal and Flores, Guatemala.

Where to Eat in Guatemala- 6 Restaurant Recommendations

I have lived in Guatemala for many years and have taken the time to explore it. Most of my readers know this so I get tons of emails every day asking for all sorts of tips and recommendations. One of … Continue reading

How to Get the Most Out of Your Tikal Guatemala Experience

Tikal Maya Ruins is one of the most special places in the world to my family and me. Why? Because this is where my husband and I met thirteen years ago. Since then we have taken our sons to visit … Continue reading

Unique and Healthy Restaurant in Flores Guatemala – La Danta

Searching for a healthy restaurant in Flores always caused a major challenge for me. For several reasons: 1. Most restaurants serve the same type of food which is usually Guatemalan cuisine or Italian. These could be construed as healthy, but … Continue reading

Gringo Perdido Ecological Inn on El Remate Guatemala – A Luxurious Family Adventure

Every time we visit Flores / Tikal area, we end up staying in the town of Flores. Which is super adorable, colorful and on Lake Peten Itza. However, it was time for a change. I’ve heard about El Remate which … Continue reading

Family Friendly Guide to Staying at Finca Ixobel – Eco Lodge

One of the rarest things for my family to do is to return to a place that we’ve visited once before. With the world being so large and with so much to see, the place has to be extra, extra … Continue reading

ARCAS – Wildlife Rescue Center, Guatemala

ARCAS wildlife rescue center is an organization in Guatemala that has been working really hard to preserve the local wildlife for over 20 years with a small rescue center fighting to get and rehabilitate as many animals that have been confiscated … Continue reading

Tikal Maya Ruins, Guatemala – Video of the Week

Tikal National Park is the greatest Mayan Ruin on the Maya Route from Mexico through Belize and Guatemala to Honduras. For More Great Info Get Your Book NOW! .

Tikal Mayan Ruins – Photo Essay

Tikal Mayan Ruins in Guatemala are the grandest ruins along the Maya route from Mexico to Honduras. When it Guatemala, this is one of the most incredible places to visit – by far. One of the most interesting things about … Continue reading

ARCAS Rescue Center, Guatemala – Photo Essay

ARCAS rescue center for trafficked and endangered animals is one of the most unique places in Guatemala. Located near Tikal in Peten Guatemala, this center is all about helping the parrots and other exotic birds that are crossed over the … Continue reading

Guatemala Travel – 12 Interesting Facts About Tikal Mayan Site

Guatemala might not be the most well-known country among travelers. But if you talk to someone and mention the words “Tikal Mayan Ruins”, chances are that people will instantly recognize it. That is because of its historical importance and the … Continue reading

Best things to see in Tikal – Guatemala

For me the Tikal National Park is one of those destinations in Central America that you can’t miss. You will find it in the middle of the rain forest of the Peten Department, Guatemala. It’s name means “place of voices” … Continue reading

Travel Experta’s Interesting Facts – Tikal National Park, Guatemala

Tikal is the greatest of the surviving classic Maya cities, and is estimated to have once supported a population of about 100,000 people. Archaeologists have identified more than 3,000 structures, and in its heyday, the city probably covered as much … Continue reading

Family Travel – ARCAS Rescue Center of Guatemala

ARCAS Guatemala is an organization that has been trying to preserve Guatemala’s wildlife for the last 21 years. It started as a rescue center to rehabilitate animals from the black market that were being confiscated by the government. Now it … Continue reading

Spotlight Guatemala – Tikal Tour in Peten

Going to Tikal? Why what is there? Well first let me tell you that Tikal National Park is in Peten, a place hidden from the world deep into the Guatemalan cloud forest. Here is where ancient Mayans built their larger … Continue reading

Guest Post – Tikal, Guatemala – The Greatest Ruin in the World

Since I started blogging, I’ve been really lucky to meet some great blogger friends. This is one of my favorite blogs that I’ve been reading daily! Dave and Deb, Canada’s Adventure Couple, have traveled to way more places than I … Continue reading