5a Calle Oriente 5, Antigua Guatemala, Guatemala

Antigua, inscribed on UNESCO’s World Heritage List in 1979, draws travelers keen to see its gorgeous colonial architecture and pastel palette. The town can be explored easily in a single day, thanks to its small size. The capital of Guatemala before Guatemala City, Antigua is an exceptional example of urban planning: Its grid system makes it more immediately navigable than many other Latin American cities.

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