Guatemala

Antigua Guatemala Editor Sat, 08/18/2018 - 18:25
Antigua Guatemala contains living traces of Spanish culture with its principal monuments, built in the Baroque style of the 18th century, preserved today as ruins. The city was a center for the exportation of religious images and statues to the American continent and to Spain during the 17th and 18th centuries.
Archaeological Park and Ruins of Quiriguá (Guatemala) Editor Fri, 11/09/2018 - 15:14
Inhabited since the 2nd century A.D., Quiriguá became the capital of an autonomous and prosperous state. Its ruins contain some outstanding monuments and an impressive series of carved stelae and sculpted calendars that constitute an essential source for the study of Mayan civilization.
Lake Atitlán (Guatemala) Editor Fri, 08/23/2019 - 16:13
Lake Atitlán lies in a spectacular setting in the Guatemalan Highlands of the Sierra Madre mountain range in southwestern Guatemala. It is the deepest lake in Central America. Renowned as one of the most beautiful lakes in the world, it is Guatemala's most important tourist attraction.
Maya Biosphere Reserve (Guatemala) Editor Tue, 11/13/2018 - 15:25
The Maya Biosphere Reserve in the Petén region of northern Guatemala, together with the Maya Forest of Belize and Mexico, represents one of the largest areas of tropical forest north of the Amazon and the northernmost tropical forest in the Western Hemisphere.
Sierra de las Minas Mountain Range and Biosphere Reserve (Guatemala) Editor Thu, 12/13/2018 - 15:22
The Sierra de las Minas mountain range, that runs through the country's southeast highlands, is one of the truly wild places in Guatemala. Protection of the area is particularly important because it contains an estimated 60 percent of Guatemala’s remaining cloud forest.
The Cultural Triangle: Yaxhá-Nakum-Naranjo National Park (Guatemala) Editor Mon, 12/10/2018 - 12:57
The Cultural Triangle: Yaxhá-Nakum-Naranjo National Park is a monumental area that contains Mayan cities like Yaxhá, Nakum, Naranjo and Holmul. It is the site of the first multidisciplinary project involving archaeologists, architects, conservators, restorers, biologists and workers.