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Travel Blogs from Antigua Guatemala
Afrejse fra Miami og ankomst til Guatemala, hvilket gik noget mere smooth end turen til Miami. Vi tog en taxa fra lufthavnen til Antigua, som anbefalet af vores rejsekonsulent, vi skulle jo nødigt udfordre skæbnen og gøre vores mødre yderligere bekymrede :-) taxachaufføren var ret snakkesagelig og vi må erkende at det …
I am writing from Antigua, the colonial old city of Guatemala. We arrived last night in Guatemala City, got the hell OUT of Guatemala City, and headed one hour south to Antigua. We had an amazing dinner of Guatemalan pepian stew (chicken stew with chocolate and spices), and were up bright and early this morning to see the town.
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Wow I've been away a week already. Times flies! But what a busy week - already a few days in 3 different countries!! I had a nice lie in this morning (well, I still woke at 6am. But stayed in bed until 9am). Still not very good with this time difference!! Antigua is one of the tourism hot spots of Guatemala. Which then surprised me that I didn't see many non-local tourists around. This town was once the capital of the county and is now a UNESCO world ...
... translated to Philadelphia Farm, is one of the coolest places I have EVER visited. The farm covers thousands of acres, and is home to the R. Dalton coffee that is sold all over the world. Here they grow, harvest, treat, and sell coffee beans. The farm is so big, that they have a small village where the people who work on the farm picking coffee beans live. In addition to being an epicenter for worldwide coffee distribution, there is a 5 star hotel on ...
... Tikal is one of the most famous Mayan sites and three of the temples are tall towers which extend high above the jungle canopy - the perfect spot for sunrise. We walked through the jungle with the moon and stars casting shadows and the howler monkeys audible all around, it was quite eerie. Some of the temples were illuminated by the moonlight but we headed straight for the tallest. After climbing to the top level, all you could see was the ...
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