Hotel Vista Real Guatemala
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... very intersting items, albeit obscure ones. I paid by Q50, which includes the fee to use my camera, and I wandered in and out of the rooms as the only visitor they had whilst I was there. They have a mixture of Guatemalan antiques, grammaphones, furniture, old telephones, paintings and more. I started my hunt for a postcard here and it was to be a fruitless experience, as nowhere in Guatemala City seems to sell cards of their city. Anyway, I walked into town and tried the central market ...
Both of us were up early so after Tom's coffee and my soda we headed to the market. Antigua has a pretty large market so it took us about 2 hours to walk around the check it out. Didn't really buy anything but had fun watching all the people. Then took off for the other side of town to check out the old churches. Total walk was about 4 hours and then it was time for a few beers. Did a little more walking and picked up beer and fried chicken and took to the room and crashed. ...
... the short hop back over to Rio Dulce and onto our private mini van. Left at 8 am for a trip that could be as short as 7 hours or as long as 9 hours.
... food. It was heaven for Mary and I as we had an over abundance of avocado (our favourite). They even served up avocado ice cream for dessert! Apart from shopping and eating avocado, not much to document about our time in Antigua. We've had such a beautiful time in Guatemala but are looking forward to relaxing on the beautiful bay islands in Honduras. Lots of love.
Our 8 hour shuttle to Antigua left an hour late and there was a huge traffic jam in Guatemala City so it took almost 10 hours. This time we were not so fortunate with the collectivo which was rammed and had tiny seats. I couldn't even fit my legs in without having them to one side. Worst journey yet.
Once we arrived in Antigua we found our hotel and as we had booked through booking.com I wasn’t having any of the ...
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