It's difficult to believe the frenzy and hustle of Panama City is less than an hour away.
A town in the highlands of central Guatemala erupts into a riot of colour and commerce.
The audacity and scale of this engineering feat are mind-boggling.
Walking to and from Chicabal Lake, the 575-metre-wide body of water that fills a volcano crater, can leave you breathless.
See local craftspeople in action and get an immersive insight into rural Guatemalan life.
The best travel experiences from north to south and central and everywhere in-between.
'Poop' varieties aside, the most expensive, and unusual, coffee in the world comes from an unexpected place.
The once-notorious streets of Panama have become home to swish hotels and safer streets. How did this happen? With a concerted effort by local business people to give gang members real alternatives to a life of crime.