Tebowing in Tikal (1) February 23rd 2012 After one more day in Lanquin at the highly suggested El Retiro Lodge, we hopped a shuttle from Lanquin to Flores – our base for our tour of Tikal.
I've started to learn that posted arrival times are rarely ever met as we left at 8 am and arrived near 6 pm (the trip was supposed to last 7 hours).
We got off the shuttle with a hostel called La Union in mind. As we were waiting to get ou ... read more
Central America Caribbean » Guatemala » Petén Region » Tikal The Maya civilization flourished in Guatemala and surrounding regions during the first millennium A.D. After almost three centuries as a Spanish colony, Guatemala won its independence in 1821. During the second half of the 20th century, it experience... ... read more
I'm currently exploring a lot of places that I have wanted to see for quite a while though have not seemed to have been able to find the time. While I'm planning to see all the countries and sites that I have been wanting to see, the opportunity to cross countries and see all the amazing places in between that I hadn't known about is very exciting. ... full info