Entries by Carissa

Mayan and Colonial Tourism in Guatemala

The growth in Guatemala tourism, which now makes up 25% of the country’s GDP, has been essential to the success of their economy as nearly two million travelers from around the globe descend upon this tiny Central American country annually. Curious tourists come here to explore a mixture of ancient Mayan treasures and archaeological sites […]

Guatemala Facts and Tour Information

In this post, Caravan Tours offers some helpful Guatemala facts and information about our all inclusive tours. Guatemala, the land of eternal spring and heart of the ancient Mayan world, is a Central American country rich in heritage. You can spend days exploring everything from ancient Mayan ruins and archaeological sites like Tikal (which doubled as […]

Maine Vacation Attractions & Destinations

What are the top 3 Maine vacation attractions? Unofficially titled “Vacationland,” Maine USA is best visited during the crisp autumn months when fall foliage tours are popular and the landscape turns to all kinds of magnificent hues of reds, oranges, yellows, and browns. Fall colors tours in Maine are also great when coastal villages are […]

Bridge of Americas Panama Canal

The Bridge of Americas Panama Canal (or Puente de las Américas in Spanish) was built along the Pan-American Highway in 1962. This four lane Panama land bridge offered a more efficient way for vehicle traffic to travel between land masses on the North and South of the Panama Canal. The United States initiated and funded this first Panama […]

Monument Valley Navajo Jeep Tours

Enjoy Monument Valley jeep tours with Caravan Tours! The pristine Monument Valley is located in the heart of Navajo Nation near Lake Powell along the Utah-Arizona border. This restricted Utah backcountry is highly protected in order to preserve its many natural buttes, arches, and mesas. In fact, the area is only accessible to authorized Navajo […]

Guatemala Vacation Travel Package Highlights

In addition to the natural beauty and landscape of the country, the historical Mayan ruins of Guatemala are the focus of the all-inclusive Guatemala travel packages by Caravan Tours. Guatemala is a magical place that attracts adventure, nature, and history enthusiasts alike. With outdoor adventure activities, World Heritage sites and top attractions like Mayan ruins and natural […]

Camelback Mountain Near Phoenix AZ

Camelback Mountain Arizona is the famous landmark icon near Phoenix and the surrounding areas of Scottsdale and Paradise Valley. This prominent monument in the center of Phoenix Valley is part of the Camelback Mountain Echo Canyon Recreation Area. For many local Arizona residents, this area is a point of pride symbolizing a resting camel keeping […]

Vasco Balboa Explorer of Panama

This Caravan Tours’ blog will explore some interesting Vasco Nunez de Balboa facts. The Port of Balboa Panama is Central America’s busiest port and is located on the Pacific side of the Panama Canal in the Balboa District, which is part of Panama City. Both the town of Balboa and the Port of Balboa were […]

5 Things You Should Know about Lake Atitlán Guatemala

Prior to booking an all inclusive Guatemala Tour with Caravan Tours here are some Lake Atitlan facts you should know. Lake Atitlan Facts Some interesting Lake Atitlan information that will make you want to visit Guatemala soon: The locals refer to Lake Atitlan Guatemala as Lago de Atitlan Lake Atitlan is the deepest lake in […]

Massachusetts New England Vacation Attractions

Caravan fall foliage tours include visits to some of the top Massachusetts attractions. Of the six New England states, Massachusetts is the most heavily populated. Its significant role in the American Revolution makes Massachusetts a very popular vacation destination that features plenty of sightseeing, educational tours, and quaint villages where one can relax. Massachusetts’ tourism […]