With 37 volcanoes, 23 individual languages, 19 unique ecosystems and innumerable Mayan and Colonial destroys, it’s not surprising that Guatemala – a nation no larger than Tennessee – is cited four times from the #1 Bestseller, 1,000 Places to See Before You Die.

Antigua, Guatemala’s most beautiful and historical town, is similar to having a tiny bit of Europe, just south of their boundary, but in a fraction of the price.