Hotel Isla De Flores
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- 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 …
... hour trip asked me to move from the window seat of an otherwise empty two seater. I did because there was another seat of equal merit in the bus. If there were only the fold up **** ones they could've both done one. Quite randomly on my trip to Lanquin a dude asked if he could swap into my decent doorside seat so he could be IN FRONT of his doorside GF. No mate. Not when it means downgrading to the **** fold down you've been left with. Tool. Anyway I can't ...
... The bus trip north takes about eight hours (so a LA 9+), the same as from Antigua to Lanquin but is nearly half the price. Indeed a shuttle from here to Antigua is also half the price, showing up Antigua as the little hustling price fixing place it is.
The shuttle was with the same company I came in with, and we didn't get off to a great start as the bus struggled to get up a hill. We all had to jump off as he made multiple attempts, whilst ...
... as before, and saw the progress the street decorators had made. These processions happen all over the area in the weeks before Easter, moving statues from one church to another or one village to another. This was an amazing experience-we felt so lucky to have been able to be part of the crowd.
We packed and headed for the airport in Guatemala City for a flight to Peten and our visit to Tikal. .
... above the earth. Before i knew it i was strapped to my guy christan and we were off. View was great and im not affraid of heigts but i gotta say it was a tad un nerving at times and i prefered to be closer to the trees. christan asked if i liked roller coasters and i knew what he was getting at but said yes anyway and away we went spinning and half flipping. My stomach did not love it! Was a good experience but dont worry mum, its not my new hobby.
First stop ...