Category Archives: Travel Advice

The Maya Sites – Hidden Treasures of the Rain Forest

What I missed in all my travels through the world of the Maya was a book that concisely explained where the interesting Mayan ruins are located, how to get there, a short guide which otherwise was limited to the description of the Maya sites and lacked the overload of restaurant and hotel descriptions.   Because … Continue reading The Maya Sites – Hidden Treasures of the Rain Forest

The Top 100 Travel Quotes – Inspirational Travel Quotes and Proverbs

Here you find more than 100 rare and famous travel quotes and sayings for your inspiration: The most dangerous worldview is the worldview of those who have not viewed the world. – Alexander von Humboldt Adventure is worthwhile.¬† – Aesop For my part, I travel not to go anywhere, but to go. I travel for … Continue reading The Top 100 Travel Quotes – Inspirational Travel Quotes and Proverbs

Getting around Chiapas – Palenque, Bonampak, Yaxchilan

The Exotic Route – Gulf Coast and Chiapas I call this second part of the travel “the exotic route” because from here on we are leaving the main tourist areas. Except of Edzna, our first destination, all sites belong to the pre-classic area of the ancient Maya civilization. The age of the buildings that you … Continue reading Getting around Chiapas – Palenque, Bonampak, Yaxchilan