Our Travels

Central America - Nicaragua, El Salvador, & Guatemala

Our Travels

Nicaragua

The Cathedral in the town of Granada with Lake Nicaragua in the distance.

Our Travels

Nicaragua

There were a number of churches in Granada...

Our Travels

Nicaragua

...and brightly painted houses....

Our Travels

Nicaragua

...and, of course, a large market, just down the street from where we were staying.

Our Travels

El Salvador

The National Palace in the capital of San Salvator. Apparently moose are considerd a Christmas decoration there.

Our Travels

El Salvador

Not sure why but I was surprised to see a large modern mall in San Salvador.

Our Travels

El Salvador

Every small business and establishment, including our hotel here, had it's own personal armed security.

Our Travels

El Salvador

Debbie, looking for shoes downtown. Just out of the picture was the armed security guard.

Our Travels

Guatemala

The Santa Catalina Arch in Antiqua, where we stayed for a couple of days.

Our Travels

Guatemala

Another view of Antiqua, showing one of the volcanoes that surround the city.

Our Travels

Guatemala

The market in the Mayan town of Chichicastenango.

Our Travels

Guatemala

A colourful cemetery in Chichicastenango.

Our Travels

Guatemala

A quick visit to Lake Atitlán, a large volcanic crater in Guatemala’s southwestern highlands.

Our Travels

Guatemala

Back in Antiqua, the Iglesia de La Merced at night.