Guatemala’s hidden treasure is the city of Antigua, which rewards travelers who journey to its location with wonderful ancient history and a beautiful natural setting. These aspects of this fun Central American destination will surely delight those who choose this area on their next adventure travel trip.
Arguably, the most striking site to see downtown is the Iglesia La Merced, reports Frommer’s. This incredible place of worship was constructed in the 1700s, and has ensured that centuries of natural elements will still be a central part of Antigua’s culture, especially during Holy Week in the spring.
To take in the city splendor in one panoramic view, travelers can journey to Cerro de la Cruz, which is a lovely hill that overlooks Antigua’s skyline. Experts advise that tourists keep their valuables home, however, because sometimes tourists are prone to thievery in this area.
Some guests may want to learn more about the passion of Latin America. According to Lonely Planet, they can do so at one of Antigua’s several dance schools. Professionals offer classes in several genres, namely salsa and flamenco.
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