• Antigua Guatemala: the city and its heritage

    Antigua Guatemala: the city and its heritage brings the historical city of Antigua Guatemala to life. It is recognized as THE most comprehensive book on this UNESCO World Heritage Site. Focus on the history of the colonial city, previously known as Santiago de Guatemala. An illustrated concise history of the main monuments and museums is fascinating. A chapter is dedicated to beautiful colonial homes and fiestas and holidays that are traditional. Read about the city's Physical Environment, Historical Figures, Chronological Record of Damaging Earthquakes, Recorded Fuego Eruptions, Bibliography.

    • ASIN: 9992226471

  • Antigua Guatemala - The Essential Guide 2018

    *** UPDATED FOR 2018: EDITED AND EXPANDED. *** Traveling to Antigua Guatemala? With the help of this book, you'll explore the best of Antigua and discover its hidden jewels. Enjoy breathtaking views, mingle with locals making a pilgrimage to visit Hermano Pedro at San Francisco Church, and explore Mayan culture. Learn what you need to know to choose the perfect hotel for your budget and find the best restaurants in town, in all price ranges. You'll discover why Antigua Guatemala is the most popular destination in Guatemala, for tourists and locals alike. Begin your journey today!

    • ASIN: 152090701X

  • Tikal: The Smart Guide: The Latest In-Depth Guide for Visiting the Archaeological Site of Tikal, Guatemala

    New 2018 updated guide to visiting Tikal, Guatemala containing over 50 new pages of content. See why this comprehensive book is the number one selling travel guide dedicated exclusively to Tikal! Some of the topics covered include: - Review of all lodgings inside of the archaeological park. - How to find and pick a guide. - History of Tikal. - Location of restrooms, food, and water inside the park. - Transportation and getting there. - How to conserve energy, such as riding the "secret bus" inside the park. - Other things to do in the area. - Map of the park. - Places to eat. - What to bring. - The museums. - Advice for first time travelers. - The basics of visas, electricity, medicine, mobile phone usage, language, crime, and money. - How to neutralize weather, insects and other possible nuisances that may interfere with the visit. - Shopping. - Animal and plant life. - Photography. - Planning the trip and things to think about. - When to visit. - Other things to do in Guatemala related to Tikal. - Details and unique insight into the causeways (ancient roads of Tikal), the stunning Great Plaza, the maze-like acropolises, the temples and pyramids, and the various complexes and building groups. - Numerous insider tips. - Bonus section on the colonial town of Antigua, Guatemala, ...

    • ASIN: 1546669272

  • Greater Than a Tourist – Antigua Guatemala: 50 Travel Tips from a Local

    Are you excited about planning your next trip? Do you want to try something new? Would you like some guidance from a local?If you answered yes to any of these questions, then this Greater Than a Tourist book is for you.Greater Than a Tourist Antigua Guatemala by Rachael Haylock offers the inside scoop on Antigua. Most travel books tell you how to sightsee. Although there's nothing wrong with that, as a part of the Greater than a Tourist series, this book will give you tips from someone who lives at your next travel destination. In these pages, you'll discover local advice that will help you throughout your trip. Travel like a local. Slow down and get to know the people and the culture of a place. By the time you finish this book, you will be eager and prepared to travel to your next destination.This ebook includes the full text plus bonus content of the book “50 Things to Know About Packing Light for Travel: Pack the Right Way Every time” by Manidipa Bhattacharyya.

    • ASIN: B075FVK8JP

  • Antigua Guatemala: The Essential Guide: 2018 Edition

    ***UPDATED FOR 2018 - Higher quality photos, various sections edited and expanded! ***Traveling to Antigua Guatemala? With the help of this book, you'll explore the best of Antigua and discover its hidden jewels. Enjoy breathtaking views, mingle with locals making a pilgrimage to visit Hermano Pedro at San Francisco Church, and explore Mayan culture.Learn what you need to know to choose the perfect hotel for your budget and find the best restaurants in town, in all price ranges. You'll discover why Antigua Guatemala is the most popular destination in Guatemala, for tourists and locals alike. Begin your journey today!

    • ASIN: B01MTEKGFO

  • Living In Antigua Guatemala: 2018 Edition

    "Living in Antigua Guatemala" is the how-to guide for planning a stress-free move to Antigua Guatemala, the prettiest Spanish colonial city in the Americas. Rich Polanco is a seasoned traveler and explorer of the region. He goes beyond what average guidebooks offer and gives you the detailed information you won't find anywhere else. Get the guide and start planning today! This book has detailed neighborhood information, plus, you'll also get detailed cost of living information, how to bring your pets to Guatemala, where to shop, and a lot more practical information. There's no other guide like this for the person thinking about moving to Antigua Guatemala, from the short-term expat to long-term traveler.

    • ASIN: 1980384754

  • Antigua Guatemala Travel Guide - 2017 Edition

    Plan the perfect trip with Rich Polanco as your private tour guide to Antigua Guatemala. With the help of self-guided tours in this book, you'll explore the best of Antigua and discover its hidden jewels. Enjoy breathtaking views at La Merced Convent, mingle with locals making a pilgrimage to visit Hermano Pedro at San Francisco Church, and explore Mayan culture by visiting nearby authentic Mayan villages. We'll help you find your own personal barista, demystify the fusion of Spanish and Mayan heritage that gave birth to Guatemalan cuisine, and clue you in to what are some of the best restaurants in Central America, while sidestepping tourist traps. Learn what you need to know to choose the perfect hotel for your budget and set proper expectations. You'll discover why Antigua Guatemala is the most popular destination in Guatemala, for tourists and locals alike. Antigua is more than what's described in a chapter inside a paint-by-the-numbers guide, and deserving of more than what a pamphlet masquerading as a book can offer. You'll get hundreds of photos and almost 400 lovingly written pages about the culture of the city and tips on how to immerse in it fully. Begin your journey today!About AuthorRich Polanco is a writer and photographer, spending his time exploring and writing abo...

    • ASIN: B01NBN3717

  • Lonely Planet Guatemala (Travel Guide)

    Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher Lonely Planet Guatemala is your passport to all the most relevant and up-to-date advice on what to see, what to skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Explore the street markets of Chichicastenango, climb the radiant Maya ruins of Tikal or dip your toes in the ethereal Lago de Atitlan; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of Guatemala and begin your journey now!Inside Lonely Planet's Guatemala Travel Guide: Color maps and images throughout Highlights and itineraries show you the simplest way to tailor your trip to your own personal needs and interests Insider tips save you time and money, and help you get around like a local, avoiding crowds and trouble spots Essential info at your fingertips - including hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, transit tips, and prices Honest reviews for all budgets - including eating, sleeping, sight-seeing, going out, shopping, and hidden gems that most guidebooks miss Cultural insights give you a richer and more rewarding travel experience - including history, art, literature, Maya heritage, politics, landscapes, wildlife, and etiquette Over 46 maps Useful features - including Maya Ruins Planning Feature, Off the Beaten Track Itinerary and Illustrated Map o...

    • ASIN: 1742200117

  • 21 Reasons to Visit Antigua, Guatemala

    Adventure, culture, great food, relaxation or learning Spanish, no matter what you are looking for Antigua has it all. Hike a volcano, go zip lining or spend a day immersed in nature searching for the resplendent Quetzal, Guatemala’s national icon. Afterwards, relax with a massage followed by some fine dining in one of over 300 restaurants in the evening. Immerse yourself in this UNESCO Heritage listed Spanish Colonial town as you enjoy wandering its cobblestoned streets discovering colorful wonders through every doorway in the form of textiles, art, clothing and traditional wares. Let’s not forget jewelry. Boasting seven types of Jade, the Mayas sacred stone, your options abound for finding a truly unique piece. Surrounding towns specializing in leathercrafts, boots and bags are just a five-minute taxi ride away to satisfy even the most avid shopper. Or spend your day getting lost in the artisan’s market discovering perfect take home treasures in every color of the rainbow. No matter where your interests lie there is something for everyone in this town in the heart of the Maya world.

    • ASIN: B079YHS1R7

  • The World (Lonely Planet)

    Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher Every country in the world, in one guidebook: Lonely Planet's The World. A Traveller's Guide to the Planet. We've taken the highlights from the world's best guidebooks and put them together into one 900+ page whopper to create the ultimate guide to Earth. This user-friendly A-Z gives a flavour of each country in the world, including a map, travel highlights, info on where to go and how to get around, as well as some quirkier details to bring each place to life. In Lonely Planet's trademark bluespine format, this is the ultimate planning resource. From now on, every traveller's journey should start here... Nearly 1000 colour photos of must-visit highlights More than 200 colour maps The guidebook every traveller needs to ownAbout Lonely Planet: Lonely Planet is a leading travel media company and the world's number one travel guidebook brand, providing both inspiring and trustworthy information for every kind of traveller since 1973. Over the past four decades, we've printed over 145 million guidebooks and phrasebooks for 120 languages, and grown a dedicated, passionate global community of travellers. You'll also find our content online, and in mobile apps, video, 14 languages, 12 international magazines, armchair and lifest...

    • Brand: LONELY PLANET
    • ASIN: 1786576538