Useful Web Sites

Panajachel is a beautiful tourist town on Lake Atitlan about a 3 hours drive to the west of Guatemala City. A private shuttle is the easiest and quickest way to get there. A public shuttle from Guatemala to Antigua and then to Panajachel is also available, much cheaper, but far slower and very crowded.                                                  

Sights, restaurants, activities, hotels and many others things are available at:

Many other sites also provide current information.

Information about Guatemala can be found at:

as well as many other sites.

Paso Por Paso works very closely with Mayan Families which is located in Panajachel. Mayan Families assists Paso with micro loans, student sponsorships, Tierra Linda school programs and any other activity required. They will also arrange group travel packages.


Tikal:  Many other sites are also available for these locations.