From its wildlife to its people, Guatemala lives life in full-colour
This mountainous land, swathed in pristine rainforests and steeped in ancient Mayan culture is a joy to discover. Mysterious abandoned cities lie tangled amongst the jungles of the north, while colonial architecture adorns the country’s cities and towns. Indigenous highland villages retain their Mayan roots with rainbow-hued fabrics and fascinating religious rituals. It is this cultural mix that makes Guatemala so exciting. Natural beauty abounds too, with soaring mountains and volcanoes, rushing rivers, wide lakes and deep caves. Guatemala also boasts a Pacific coast, as well as its own little corner of the Caribbean.
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