Tag Archives: Central America


Day of the Dead – Mexico’s Unique Celebration

Ever wondered what activities are involved for the Day of the Dead celebration held annually in Mexico? Good news! One of our fantastic group members on a recent journey to Central Mexico with us has summed up his experiences during a Central Mexico tour with us. Thank you to Dale of The Maritime Explorer for allowing us to share this interesting summary.

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Mayan Pyramid of the Magician Uxmal Mexico

Yucatan Tours – The Mayan Adventures

The Yucatan peninsula juts out into the warm waters of the Caribbean, and our Yucatan tours show the beauty, history, cuisine and culture of Mexico and Belize, the two countries whose territory is part of it.

Mayan Pyramid of the Magician Uxmal Mexico

The Mayan Pyramid of the Magician is located in Uxmal, Mexico. This impressive pyramid is 131 feet tall, and was rediscovered in the early 1800s.

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Tikal Guatemala Mayan Temple Petén Province

Central America Tours – A Tale of Two Oceans

Often overlooked in the past, Central America tours are becoming increasingly popular. And why not? Central America has so much to offer travellers!

Tikal Guatemala Mayan Temple Petén Province Central America tours

Found deep in the jungle of Guatemala’s Petén Province is the ancient Mayan archeological site of Tikal, with its steep-sided stone temples. Tikal National Park is a UNESCO World Heritage Centre.

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Cathedral de Granada Park Colon Granada Nicaragua

What to see in Central America

Deciding what to see in Central America can be overwhelming. Spanning seven countries, it is hard to decide whether to focus on Nicaragua, Guatemala, Costa Rica, Honduras, Panama, Belize, or El Salvador. Allow us to break down what to expect while touring Central America.

Momotombo volcano Nicaragua San Jacinto mud pots

There are more than 50 volcanic cones in Nicaragua, and seven of them are active. Evidence of volcanic activity is easily found there.

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