Semuc Champey

You can’t look at a picture of Semuc Champey and not want to go. It was one of the highlights on our Guatemalan list and lived up to expectations.

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Border Crossing: Palenque, Mexico to Flores, Guatemala

Perhaps being from an island nation, the concept of a land border was quite foreign and rather daunting to us. Not to mention the fact that our first crossing would certainly be off the beaten track. Despite all this, by the end of the day we were feeling quietly proud of our first “real adventure”.

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Palenque

One of the postcard highlights of Mexico for many tourists. It’s gorgeous, no doubt, but is it worth the crowds and the heat?

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