City of Brilliant CultureAntigua
Antigua is the true gem of Guatemala and Central America. It is surrounded by three volcanoes that tower over the city and create a beautiful, surreal backdrop for this quaint city. Vibrantly colored facades, charming cafés and its undeniably international feel due to its high volume of language schools create a captivating destination for travelers from all over the world.
Guatemala is an incredible combination of ancient history, stunning volcanic landscapes and lush green nature. Home to some of the finest ruins from the Maya civilization, Guatemala attracts millions of visitors a year, who come in large part to be dazzled by its famous archaeological sites.
Geologically, the country is one of the most active in the Central American region, with some of its highest and most energetic volcanoes. These smoking peaks contribute to the breathtaking natural beauty on display, with dense tropical jungles giving way to clear, placid highland lakes.
Maya cultural heritage is undoubtedly the beating heart and soul of Guatemala, and many locals proudly display the traditional and colorful Maya dress. While Guatemala has had a tumultuous history, with a civil war raging between 1960 and 1996, peace has since been negotiated and the country has quickly transformed into a friendly and welcoming destination with increasing touristic appeal. Come learn with us and discover all the volcanic beauty and ancient mystique of Guatemala.