Almolonga and Zunil

Monday, April 10, 2017 | by


The towns of Almolonga and Zunil, located on the Highland province of Quetzaltenango, is home to one of Guatemala´s most fertile soils. Read the rest of this entry »

Hiking up Santa María Volcano

Friday, March 3, 2017 | by

Santa María
Santa María Volcano, towering over 3772 meter adobe sea level, is Guatemala’s fourth highest volcano. Read the rest of this entry »

Roofed Market of Chichicastenango

Tuesday, February 28, 2017 | by

Chichicastenango
The market of Chichicastenango is one of the main attractions for tourists visiting Guatemala´s Highlands. Read the rest of this entry »

Maximón Shire of Zunil

Monday, February 27, 2017 | by

Maximón
Maximón is one of the most venerated Mayan deities of the Highlands. Read the rest of this entry »

Walking the Historic Center

Thursday, February 16, 2017 | by


Guatemala City’s Historic Center is always full of surprises. Read the rest of this entry »

Reto de Las Cruces

Sunday, January 8, 2017 | by

Reto de Las cruces
Today, January 8th, was the fourth edition of the Reto de Las Cruces. Read the rest of this entry »

New Year 2017

Sunday, January 1, 2017 | by

Fireworks
Guatemalans receive the new year with a massive display of fireworks.
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Second Christmas Count Cloud Forest

Thursday, December 22, 2016 | by

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Despite being such a small country, Guatemala is home to more than 700 species of birds. On a small stretch of land, one can go from coastal plain species to mountain birds. Read the rest of this entry »

Campamento de Danza Contemporanea

Wednesday, December 14, 2016 | by

Danza Contemporanea
Recently, Guatemala held its first Contemporary Dance Camp.
For four days and three nights, dancer from all over Guatemal Read the rest of this entry »

Día de la Virgen de Guadalupe

Monday, December 12, 2016 | by

Virgen de Guadalupe
On the 12 of December, Guatemalans join the Mexican celebration of the Virgen de Guadalupe. Read the rest of this entry »

Mayan Game of Thrones: Motul de San José

Friday, November 25, 2016 | by

Motul de San José
Motul is a Mayan archeological site located about 7 kilometers from the town of San José Read the rest of this entry »

Fishing on the Noj Petén

Thursday, November 24, 2016 | by

Fisherman
San José, Petén is the last bastion of the Itza language. Read the rest of this entry »