For those looking to unearth a vacation destination with all of the trappings of the Old & New Worlds, there’s no better place to do it than in Guatemala. The country has a rich and distinctive culture from the long mix of elements from Spain and the native Maya people. This diverse history and the natural beauty of the land has created a destination rich in interesting and scenic sites. Peppered with volcanoes and ancient Mayan sites, Guatemala is a country rich in history, natural beauty, colonial towns and a year-round comfortable climate, making it a well-rounded tourist destination. Sandwiched in between Mexico, Belize, Honduras and El Salvador, Guatemala features a long Pacific coastline and a parcel of Caribbean shore.