Sculpture at Zone 17

Tuesday, July 28, 2015 | by

There is a metalwork shop at zone 17, Guatemala City and they specialized on making sculptures and this is one of my favorites.

Acatenango Race

Monday, July 27, 2015 | by

Summit Acatenango
Acatenango, third highest volcano in Guatemala, towering over 3,976 meters in altitude and best place to see eruptions of its neighbor Volvan de Fuego.
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Guatemalan Food: Breakfast

Saturday, July 25, 2015 | by

This is what we have for breakfast.
By the way, all this goes for Q45 or less than $6.

Guatemala’s Shanty Towns

Tuesday, July 21, 2015 | by

SUrprisingly, We have seen improvements on the infrastructure of our shanty towns. Read the rest of this entry »


Monday, July 20, 2015 | by

Something I found at a Guatemalan metal workshop.

Guatemalan Street Market Food

Saturday, July 18, 2015 | by

Market Food
The best places to find authentic Guatemalan flavors are our street markets. Read the rest of this entry »

Preclassic Maya

Wednesday, July 15, 2015 | by

Preclassic Maya
The Preclassic Mayan Civilization, spanning for 2,750 years, from 2,500 B.C. to 250 AD. Read the rest of this entry »

Street Food: Tortillas con Carne

Tuesday, July 14, 2015 | by

Tortillas con Carne
Tortillas topped with meat, well, they have choices of chorizo, sausage, beef or a mixture of them all. Read the rest of this entry »

Antigua’s Coffee.

Saturday, July 11, 2015 | by

one of my favorite coffee, available by the pound at yor local Starbucks.

Radical Beauty

Thursday, July 9, 2015 | by

Claudia Armas @Lux Guatemala por Hugo Muralles

I think that I’ve said this before, there are a few good things about living in the chaos of the City and its surroundings, in terms of art and creativity. Both if you are looking to feed yourself or to feed others, I suppose.

Artistic venues come and go for every taste, this time, CCE Guatemala, hosts a curated series of concerts under the Aves Raras concept.  In the main picture, the Guatemalan singer songwriter, Claudia Armas.  Last night, she offered a magnificent and moving concert.

If you can attend, stay tuned to the calendar in their Facebook Page.

You can follow her on Facebook or Twitter:

Food: Regional Versus International Chains

Wednesday, July 8, 2015 | by

Guatemalan Mall Food
A rather interesting phenomena here. Read the rest of this entry »

A Day at the Market

Monday, July 6, 2015 | by

We have your common fruits, the difference is that ours are much fresher. Read the rest of this entry »