It was my first trip to the beautiful and friendly Central American country of Guatemala. I had just spent a few days in Antigua and was on my way to Lake Atitlán — a deep volcanic lake in a massive crater in the highlands of the Sierra Madre mountain range. Many little villages dot the banks of the jewel-blue lake, and the green hills and imposing volcano peaks rise up around it all.
I was too distracted by the views: situated on a hillside overlooking Lake Atitlán, the living room and terraces looked out over the water and opposite shores in vistas that were nothing short of stunning.Arriving at my destination, Casa Palopó, I could barely concentrate on the friendly staff greeting me and getting me settled in my room and to lunch.
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