Locals call it one of the seven wonders of the world, surrounded by towering volcanoes. Lake Atitlan provides a stunning backdrop for sailing, horseback riding and paragliding. Mark and Julie gallop through cloud forests and coffee fields for a misty lunch on top of a volcano, and ride out a sudden storm on the lake in a catamaran.
On a trip to the colorful tribal market in “ Chichicastenango”, Julie learns the significance of the handmade native costumes. This spectacular landscape has attracted an adventurous group of foreigners who make their home in " Panajachel". They’ll show Mark & Julie their favorite spots and share their insight on the fascinating indigenous culture.
Through this interesting group of ‘expats’ you will experience the lifestyle and culture of central Guatemala.