Hotel Isla De Flores
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool
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Flores was a bit of a treat! It's a short 45 minute flight from Antigua up to the north east of Guatemala towards the Belize border, surrounded by jungle and quite remote.
Flores itself is a tiny little island connected to the mainland by a single road. It is surround by a massive lake (Lake Peten) which occasionally overflows into the …
... of the world, but to date we've had nothing but bland, featureless brews and have completely given up on ordering anything more complicated than an Americano. Hopefully this was the turning point! As I write this we've just boarded an overnight bus heading to the Guatemalan town of Antigua. The bus seems comfy so far except Sophie has just spotted a cockroach so I'm sure the peace and quiet I was hoping for will probably not materialise! That'll be her story in a few days time... Big love, ...
... with the complex network of paths that criss-cross through the forest and led us through thickets and dense foliage off the main paths in search of the elusive. A bird spotter extraordinaire, it seemed like he could hear silent birds and find ones that were barely visible to us. Clearly he knew these forests very well and was also well-versed with the habits of its inhabitants.
... from Templo VI at one extremity all the way to Templo IV at the other. In between we zig-zagged our way through the other Templos.
The Tikal National Park authorities have recently placed information signs all along the pathways, highlighting the architectural aspects and the animal and bird life forms that live in the park. We were impressed with the amount of detail presented in these signs - color pictures of birds, ...
... home, I wrangled a group together to go to a rope swing across the lake. It was really fun, although actually really hard to get high up enough on the rope so your butt didn't hit the water. We chatted with more people that came while we were there and then headed back. After showering, our group went to the festival going on for which the fireworks all day were for. We found the food stand again and everyone loved it, such good stuff! I'm still not sure ...