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Antigua Guatemala at Sunrise

Antigua, Guatemala

3 mins readAmericasGuatemala

Antigua, Guatemala The beautiful city of Antigua in Guatemala has been inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage List since 1979. Its full name, “Antigua Guatemala”, means Old Guatemala, and here you can see preserved ruins…

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Argentina & Brazil travel advice

12 mins read

Argentina & Brazil travel advice This article is the third in a series highlighting travel in South America: This is about Argentina & Brazil travel advice for one of the world’s most thrilling travel destinations.…

Plaza Bolivar, Casco Viejo, Panama City, Panama

Casco Viejo, Panama

2 mins readAmericasPanama

Casco Viejo, Panama Casco Viejo—“old quarter”, also called Casco Antiguo or San Felipe—is a neighbourhood in Panama City in Central America that has been inscribed on the UNESCO list of World Heritage Sites since 1997.…

Copan, Honduras

Copan, Honduras

2 mins readAmericasHonduras

Copan, Honduras Near the Guatemala-Honduras border is the ancient city of Copan (also known as Copan Ruinas) on the west bank of the Copan River, occupied for more than two thousand years and now an…

South America small group tour

South America travel advice for touring

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South America travel advice for touring The South American continent offers mature & senior  travellers limitless opportunities for adventure. Whether you are drawn to the wilds of the Amazon and the soaring Andes, or seek…

The ruins of Tikal in Guatemala

Tikal, Guatemala

2 mins readAmericasGuatemala

Tikal, Guatemala Tikal in Guatemala was once a great centre of Mayan civilisation, the largest urban centre in the ancient Mayan lowlands inhabited from the 6th century BC to the 10th century AD. Declared a…

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