Guatemala
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Country

Guatemala

Currency

Quetzal.  US$1=8 Quetzales

Fuel costs

Diesel: Q3.20-3.40/litre

Places to stay/camp

Good bush camping in less  populated areas. Lots of "eco" hostels and resorts, ranging from hammock to luxury rooms, pricing to match. Finca Ixobel south of Tikal would be a great place to spend a few days. 
Other information GMT-6 hrs.  No visas necessary for UK or Irish passport holders. Carnet not needed, but importation of vehicle at a total cost about $30 was easy. Cheap and widespread Internet.

Major roads apparently recently upgraded - very good. Back roads varied.

Still more pricey than South America, but we are getting used to the new standard. Lots of tourists in Guatemala, but still easy to get to quiet places.