Archive for September, 2014

Farmers Market at Paseo Cayalá: Panes con Pollo

Tuesday, September 30th, 2014

Panes con Pollo

Panes con Pollo, chicken subs, are a very common street or fair food. I’ve tried them in a lot of places, specially at festivities in La Antigua Guatemala. But I have to say, I tried this one at the Farmers Market at Paseo Cayalá and by far, this has become my favorite.
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Farmers Market at Paseo Cayalá: Cheese

Monday, September 29th, 2014

Farmers Market at Paseo Cayalá: Cheese by Elí Orozco

At this outdoor market at Paseo Cayalá you can find dozens of small independent producers; among them is this cheese manufacturer.

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Farmer’s Market at Paseo Cayalá

Sunday, September 28th, 2014

Picture of the Farmer's Market at Paseo Cayalá by Elí Orozco

The Farmer’s Market at Paseo Cayalá is a private initiative to atrack quality products to Guatemala City’s most luxurious and exclusive neighborhood.

Well, I’m happy I found artisan’s San Marcos Cheese, one of the purest one can get in Guatemala.

I’ll have more of Paseo Cayalá on tomorrow’s post.

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Guatemalan Ironies: Coffee

Saturday, September 27th, 2014

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As many of you know, Guatemala is among the world’s best producers of fine coffee.
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Free Chess Games

Friday, September 26th, 2014

Chess
For those of you visiting Guatemala City and love to play Chess face to face against your opponent; no better place than the tables at Universidad de San Carlos de Guatemala.
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Obama’s Breakfast

Thursday, September 25th, 2014

Obama Breakfast
I’m still thinking there is a joke behind this, but I still can not completely get it.
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Car-Free Day Guatemala

Sunday, September 21st, 2014

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Blue Moon

Thursday, September 18th, 2014

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Great news for those U.S.A. expats!
Guatemala’s beer selection has been improving for the last few years and now we have Blue Moon.
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Coco Loco

Tuesday, September 16th, 2014

Coco Loco
Coco loco -Crazy Coconut- is a well known drink on Guatemala’s Atlantic Coast. Surprisingly not much known on the rest of the country.
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Holiday Real Estate, Guatemala

Monday, September 15th, 2014

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I don’t want to sound as a Real Estate Agent, but I feel obliged to tell you about it.

There are a few vacationing real estate projects in Guatemala, most of them situated on the  Pacific Coast, about an hour drive from Guatemala City.
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Danza de los Diablos

Friday, September 12th, 2014

Danza de los Diablos

Danza de los Diablos


Today I went to an independence day celebration held at Guatemala City’s Teatro Nacional.
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Guatemalan Ironies

Thursday, September 11th, 2014

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You can find anglicism used everywhere in Guatemala. What makes this ironic is that it is being used by a member of the Guatemalan Culture Department.
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