Central America Islands Image: Point of view—a hand extends a yellow snorkel in the water. The camera looks through the goggles to the nearby island.

Amazing Island Escapes in Central America

Why just head to the beach when you can have a whole island of beaches to explore? So, which are the best Central America islands to visit, and what makes them so great? There is something about islands, isn’t there? Surrounded by the ocean and fringed with beaches, islands across the planet have their own …

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Mayans of Guatemala Image: Revelers cheer on men riding horses in fancy dress.

The Sacred Space of Guatemala

Revel in the Day of the Dead with the Mayan people of Guatemala. The end of October brings with it a sense of delight as the Mayan people prepare to celebrate All Saints’ Day and their Day of the Dead festival. This infamous three day period of worship and celebration includes everything from horse races …

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