Mexico & Central America Forums

Start a new topic Change Forum
Advanced search

I'm going to Guatemala in two weeks.

Jump to last reply

I will be spending a month (mid-June through mid-July) studying Spanish with AmeriSpan in Antigua, Guatemala. I've heard varying accounts on how safe it is to walk around in Antigua and how safe it is to drink the water. I will be spending a weekend visiting Tikal and, after talking to AmeriSpan, decided not to take malaria pills. Was that a mistake? (They told me that since I would only be there for a weekend I should be OK.) I'd really appreciate any input!

5 Replies |Back to top

| Add a Reply

Sign in to comment.

Recent Activity

  • Announcement:
  • Please Take Our Survey
    by Emily_D Fodor's Editor | Posted on Jan 20, 15 at 11:06 AM
View all Mexico & Central America activity »
  1. 1 transportation from SJD to Los Barriles
  2. 2 Spanish Language immersion schools in summer (N of Mexico City)?
  3. 3 Tijuana Safety in 2015?
  4. 4 Costa Rica - Guanacaste and ? near the arenal volcano or la fortuna
  5. 5 planning a very short belize trip for snorkeling, scuba etc, please help.
  6. 6 Celebrating Day of the Dead in Oaxaca - 2015 - Thoughts?
  7. 7 9 Days in Costa Rica // Itinerary Help // Travel agency?
  8. 8 Costa Rica
  9. 9 Cancun,playa del carmen,riviera maya, playa mujeres
  10. 10 Which of these locations?
  11. 11 time share jerks in mexico !!!!!!!!!!!!!!
  12. 12 Has anyone been to Tapalpa?
  13. 13 B & B in Oaxaca?
  14. 14 Dollar - Thriffty Terrible service, stealling money !!!
  15. 15 Trip Report A FOOD-FOCUSED REPORT: MEXICO CITY, PUEBLA, OAXACA
  16. 16 Renting a car in Cancun
  17. 17 Possible Mexico Trip
  18. 18 Lost Iguana & Bosque del Cabo in February? Is this a good combo?
  19. 19 Airport Transfer suggestions from Cancun
  20. 20 5 days in Central Mexico; San Miguel and Guanajuato
  21. 21 MEXIGO TOURS
  22. 22 San Miguel de Allende Restaurant Recommendations
  23. 23 Location of this photo
  24. 24 Cancun Time share fraud to new level - Be aware
  25. 25 Cancun in March
View next 25 » Back to the top