I was giving some advice to a friend of mine this weekend since he has an upcoming trip to the Yucatan region of Mexico. Since I’d been there before, he was curious to know how I got around and how I visited the sites of Chitzen Itza and others without a car since he … More How hard is it to drive abroad?
Tikal might be Guatemala’s most popular tourist attraction and there’s a good reason. The site is massive and although I don’t know exactly how large it is, it reminded me of Coba in Mexico. Everything is so spread out that walking from one temple complex to another takes about 15 mins. Suffice to say, you’ll … More Tips and Visiting Guide to Tikal Guatemala