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Quick Guide to Chichicastenango – a Vibrant Market and Town in Guatemala

Chichicastenango (also known simply as Chichi) is a beautiful, small, indigenous town that is primarily populated by the descendants of the original Mayan K'iche culture.  It is an absolute must-see on any first visit to Guatemala.  Located on about a 3-hour drive from Guatemala City, or a 2-hour drive from Antigua - this gorgeous and colorful place can be easily accessed by a frequent, daily shuttle or a regular ...
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Antigua Guatemala: Top 10 Sights

If you’re traveling to Guatemala and need a quick reference guide to the top sights in Antigua – then this article is for you. Undoubtedly, one of the most beautiful and historic cities in Guatemala, as well as in Central America, Antigua is a true gem.  Its original name was Santiago de los Caballeros de Guatemala, before it was renamed to Antigua, …