The perfect country to visit if you’re looking for authentic indigenous culture, cheap Spanish language schools and natural wonders.

San Marcos | A Guide to the towns of of Lake Atitlán, Guatemala | Latin America travel by Cuppa to Copa Travels

Vibe-guide to the towns around Lake Atitlán, Guatemala

When we first got to Guatemala, we had no idea there would be so many different towns of Lake Atitlán to choose from. There are 11 in total. We’ve written short vibe-guides to the 4 towns of Lake Atitlán that we stayed in and 2 that we day-tripped to.

The 11 best bars in Antigua, Guatemala

For a relatively small place, Antigua Guatemala is bursting with great bars, restaurants & cafés. We’ve collated a list of the best bars in Antigua for just a few drinks or a night of partying.

If we only had 2 weeks: Guatemala Itinerary | Semuc Champey waterfalls | Guatemala Travel Guide by Cuppa to Copa Travels

If we only had 2 weeks: Guatemala itinerary

We are often asked by people who only have a 2 week holiday from their jobs where we would prioritise in the given time. So behold! Here is our 2 weeks Guatemala itinerary for anyone who is tight on time but still wants to soak up the best of what this country has to offer.

Best cafés in Antigua | El Estudio cafe | coffee shops Guatemala | Latin America travel guides by Cuppa to Copa Travels

The 5 best cafés in Antigua, Guatemala

Guatemala is one of the world’s finest producers of coffee, and if you find yourself in Antigua, you’re in a great spot to learn more about the local production, get involved in workshops and try some of the locally-produced goods. We’ve collated a list of our favourite cafés.

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