Santiago de Atitlan

By | May 13th, 2016|Categories: Guatemala, travel|Tags: , , , , |

A short boat trip across the lake from out temporary home in San Pedro took us to Santiago de Atitlan, the largest town on the shores of Lake Atitlan and seemed much cleaner than San [...]

Mayan praying room

By | February 4th, 2015|Categories: Guatemala|Tags: , , , , |

With the Mayan ceremony at the Shaman behind us we were not completely wrapped yet. We returned to tata Pedro to drop off the photos and to ask permission to publish them. We sat down [...]

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By | May 8th, 2014|Categories: Mexico|Tags: , , , , |

Facts: positioned in Mexico’s largest biosphere reserve, deep in the jungle just 35 km from the Guatemalan border. Compared to all the other Mexican pyramid ruins open to the public it’s the hardest to access [...]

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By | April 24th, 2014|Categories: Mexico|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Uxmal is the second most visited Mayan site in the Yucatan and just as expensive as Chichen Itza at $ 200 per person, night shows used to be included in the price but now is [...]

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By | April 22nd, 2014|Categories: Mexico|Tags: , , , , , |

Just under an hour from Campeche is the uncrowded archaeological site of Edzna, one of the nicest we have visited on this trip so far. Compact but unique in its own way, you can climb [...]

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Chichen Itza

By | April 20th, 2014|Categories: Mexico|Tags: , , , , , |

Our tenth Mayan site to visit was no less than Chichen Itza,(it really sounds like chicken pizza) I wouldn't call it my number one favorite Mayan site, but it has its own charm beside the [...]

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By | April 17th, 2014|Categories: Mexico|Tags: , , , , , , , |

The drive from San Cristobal de las Casas to Tonina was the longest 105 kilometers so far, taking us a total of three hours to get there. The topsy curvy, up-and-down road was loaded with [...]

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By | April 7th, 2014|Categories: Mexico|Tags: , , , , , |

The good thing staying at Chetumal that will serve as a good base for day trips to various Mayan sites. Today it was Kohunlich on the list to visit and check off. If you ask [...]

San Miguel de Allende

By | March 18th, 2014|Categories: Mexico|Tags: , , , , , , |

Visiting Guanajuato was very exciting. Then we drove some 100 km and we arrived to San Miguel de Allende, another World heritage town in the state of Guanajuato (GTO). Well, we supposed to stay couple [...]

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