Despite our five weeks in Antigua, Guatemala, not being the easiest leg of our trip, we still managed to enjoy the city’s restaurants, ruins and colourful streets.
Exploring Tikal, the ancient Mayan ruins in Guatemala felt like a real adventure. Set deep in the jungle, we saw an abundance of wildlife and climbed Templo IV for stunning views across the canopy of trees.
From Valladolid, we headed to Tulum to check out the Mayan ruins by the sea. If you are wondering why the title of the post is ruined in Tulum, it’s because we also took advantage of some extremely good deals
The colonial city of Valladolid was a revelation. With its friendly, small-town vibe, we discovered the longer we stayed, the more we grew to love it. Read on to find out what makes Valladolid such a special place.