Caravan Tours Blog

Informative articles on our escorted tours in Latin America, USA and Canada

Quirigua Mayan Ruins Guatemala – UNESCO Heritage Site

Visit the Quirigua Mayan ruins when you travel Guatemala all-inclusive with Caravan Tours! These ancient Mayan ruins should be among your top three ancient ruins sites to visit while in Guatemala; Antigua ruins and Tikal Ruins being the other two. Situated about 120 miles northeast of Guatemala City in Guatemala’s Caribbean region, the Quirigua Mayan […]

Exploring Tikal Guatemala Mayan Ruins

The history behind the great Tikal Ruins in Guatemala has its humble beginnings back in 800 B.C. when settlers came to the area and began building on top of a small mound. Today, the Mayan temples and ceremonial centers are still highly impressive even compared to modern-day structures and very popular on Tikal Guatemala tours. […]

Panama Canal Tour Information

This post includes additional Panama Canal tour information to help you plan your next Central America vacation. Panama is a tourist friendly Latin American country that keeps a rather low profile despite its natural beauty. The country is referred to as a traveler’s paradise, although most people only recognize this destination for the Panama Canal. […]

Yosemite Tours, History and Attractions

Vacations in California would never be complete without Yosemite tours. Nestled in the Sierra Nevada Mountains, Yosemite Valley is one of California’s prime tourist spots. Yosemite National Park is home to El Capitan, the world’s largest exposed chunk of granite and a highlight of most Yosemite tours. Other Yosemite attractions include Lower Yosemite Falls, Upper […]

Playa Blanca Panama

Close to El Valle Panama is Grand Playa Blanca Panama, a four-star resort and spa located in a tropical setting on the Pacific coast, less than an hour and a half from Panama City. Translated, Playa Blanca means “white beach” and the area boasts what could arguably be the best unspoiled beaches in the country. […]