historic center

Guatemala City’s Historic Center

Guatemala City’s Historic Center is located in the blocks between 1a and 17 Calles and 1a and 12 Avenidas. While it’s not so historic anymore – most of its original architecture has been replaced – efforts are underway to restore its colonial estates, baroque churches, and...
mixco viejo

Ruins of Mixco Viejo

The road leading north from Antigua reaches the town of San Lucas Sacatepéquez at the Panamerican Highway. From here, regular micros continue to San Pedro Sacatepéquez and San Juan Sacatepéquez, two similar Kaqchikel towns known for their spacious central parks and unique yellow...