Visit Antigua, the colonial gem of the country, located not too far from Guatemala City and an awesome jumping-off point for excursions and day trips in nature, food and history. Then, venture to Lake Atitlan, where a volcano backdrop will awe you while watching the sun set.
At Tikal, see the Mayan ruins that have stood the test of time. Lastly, make time for hiking and trekking the country’s active volcanoes, alongside visiting coffee fincas and farm-to-table restaurants on avocado farms.
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Antigua, Guatemala: Best Things to Do and See
Antigua is a destination with tons of things to do and a variety of travel experiences. Use my list to experience culture, history, dining, bars and museums during your trip.
16 Best Coffee Shops and Cafes in Antigua, Guatemala
With so much coffee in Antigua, Guatemala, here’s an Antigua cafe guide to find the most Instagrammable coffee shops, cafes for working remotely, and the best rooftop views.
12 Awesome Day Trips from Antigua, Guatemala
For some great things to do in Antigua, Guatemala, check out these ideas for day trips, weekend trips and day tours that make easy excursions for any Antigua trip itinerary.
Impact Hub: Coworking for Digital Nomads in Antigua
If you’re looking for digital nomad coworking in Antigua, book a membership at Impact Hub, a great spot for fast WiFi and working remotely during a trip to Guatemala.
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