2011 April

April 2011

So you’ve been to Costa Rica, done Belize, cruised through the Galapagos, and seen Machu Picchu at sunrise.  Where to now? Latin America is full of undiscovered gems, but a few stand out as on the brink of major tourism.  You might want to check out these places soon, before everyone else realizes how great […]

Semana Santa in Guatemala

April 14, 2011

Next week, Christian communities around the world will commemorate the passion, death, and resurrection of Jesus of Nazareth.  Throughout Latin America there will be plays, processions, and vigils.  But the most colorful, dramatic traditions can be found in Antigua, Guatemala. Antigua lies just north and west of Guatemala City.  A  taxi or van ride from […]