Antigua is an island located in the eastern Caribbean. It’s a spectacularly unique place – rich with heritage and cultural identity.
As Guatemala’s top tourist attraction, it’s not only visited by digital nomads but also frequented by those with a love for authenticity and wonder.
The UNESCO world heritage site is renowned for its Baroque-style architecture built along cobblestone streets. It is a colonial-style city bursting with culture, amazing views, delicious food, great markets, and plenty of drinking opportunities.
You’ll also discover the opportunity to hike a safe volcano with live lava. Not a bad place to check one off the bucket list.
There are plenty of cool things to do in Antigua. You can spend a month here and barely scratch the surface.
As a hint, the most popular areas are centralized so even if you can only explore for a short period of time, you’ll be able to visit many amazing places.
Here are some of the can’t miss highlights of Antigua.