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GoodTrip, Inc. is an international travel agency and tourism operator that takes you from the developed West on journeys of discovery and connection to the developing global South. We focus our attention on sustainable travel practices, engaging interactions, and cultural tour experiences that you won't find anywhere else.

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Kite Making Workshop

There is no better way to practice your Spanish or get to know another culture than by working together at a common…

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Earthlodge Guatemala

Of all the ecolodges in all of the Americas, Earthlodge Guatemala may be the best example of how well nature can mesh…

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Sololá Cemetery Stop

If you're an ordinary tour operator there's no reason to stop off at the Sololá cemetery but if you're headed for the…

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Ceramics Workshop at San Antonio Palopó

You won't find many tourists in the lake town of San Antonio but those who know go there to experience their ceramics…

Iximche Mayan ruins

Iximche Mayan Ruins

Visit some of the youngest and best preserved Mayan ruins in Mesoamerica on your way between Antigua and Lake Atitlán.

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Confectionery Cooking Workshop

Visit the home of a Guatemalan family and learn by doing their recipes for sweet treats!

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Coffee Chocolate Nano Finca Tour

Meet families of farmers who have organized themselves into coffee and chocolate grower co-ops.

Cambio Language School

Cambio Language School

Cambio Language School provides the Cervantes curriculum, top quality material from a world-recognized leader in…

Volcano Pacaya Hike

When you take this accessible hike to a nearby volcano prepare to be moved by the sights, sounds, smells and sensations…

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The Worry Doll Workshop Experience

Whisper a worry in its ear then place it under your pillow at night and that worry should never appear in your dreams!

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Trump Made Cuba Travel Easier

Whether on purpose or not, by the Trump Administration or OFAC deep government officials, the new rules mean easy legal…

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The Warrior’s Waterfall Hike

Employ former freedom fighters to show you their hidden trails, camps and waterfall.

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What is Sustainable Travel and Tourism?

Visit a place in such a way so that your children are welcome and wanted when they do the same and, when your kids…

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New Rules for Americans on Legal Cuba Travel

US citizens who want to travel to Cuba are now required to contract with a US based tour operator. Legal visits to Cuba…

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Sonic Attacks and a State Department Travel Warning

In September the US Department of Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) was supposed to release new…

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Hurricane Irma Impacts Cuba Travel Season, Tourism Economy

You can learn a lot by what's not in the news. The US media has a blind spot the size of the largest island in the…

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Travel Under Trump

Flights to Cuba: Since September 2016 the booking process has been largely normalized. Now US travelers can go to…

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Flights to Cuba

Flights to Cuba: Since September 2016 the booking process has been largely normalized. Now US travelers can go to…

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Best Offline Apps for Cuba

Flights to Cuba: Since September 2016 the booking process has been largely normalized. Now US travelers can go to…

Cuba health insurance

Travel Health Insurance for Cuba

It's a nominal requirement for all US travelers to purchase Cuban health insurance for the duration of their trip.See…

Cuba visa requirement

Passport and Visa for Cuba Travel

All of our recommended airline providers have taken steps to facilitate the visa application process. We have seen them…


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