Archive for October, 2014

Todos Santos Cuchumatán

Friday, October 31st, 2014

Chaces favor the prepared mind.
At the precise moment I arrived to town, a parade of tomorrow’s riders was entering the town.

Todos Santos Cuchumatán

Thursday, October 30th, 2014

I know I’ve been absent/slacking for too long. But this weekend I’m taking a trip to Todos Santos Cuchumatán, a lovely town where the inhabitants still practice ancient Mayan traditions.

I’ll have lots of photographs to share during the trip. Stay tuned.

The Businesses of Education

Monday, October 27th, 2014

Guatemala has a huge lack of public schools and to fill the void, private schools pop up everywhere.

Sunsets of the Petén

Thursday, October 23rd, 2014

Petén Sunset
I never get tired of Petén, I reassert this as being my favorite destination in the country.

Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014

Movie Theater
If you love watching movies on the big screen, Guatemala City is the place to be.

Popol Wuj

Tuesday, October 21st, 2014

Popol Wuj By Lina Barrios
The Popol Wuj, sacred book of the Mayan K’iche’ people. The original version of the book was lost to history, but the first copy made of this book is safe at a library in the U.S. of A.

A Guatemalan day on the Beach

Saturday, October 18th, 2014


Guatemala Inspired Art

Wednesday, October 15th, 2014

Guatemalan Art
A few weeks ago, a friend from Argentina came to visit. Of course I had to take him to this beautiful peaceful and serene place.
He took some photographs and his mother being a skillful painter, was inspired to draw this scenes.
Do you know where this is?

Bike Lanes and Where are the Bicycles?

Sunday, October 12th, 2014

Ciclovia La Reforma
Most modern cities around the world are betting on putting in place infrastructure for bicycle transit. The environment, demographic growth and a lot of economic factors demand it.

Pasos y Pedales

Saturday, October 11th, 2014

Pasos y Pedales
Pasos y Pedales is an activity organized by Guatemala City’s Municipality and its has been implemented in other towns and municipalities.

Breakfast Downtown Guatemala City

Friday, October 10th, 2014

Guatemalan Breakfast
Downtown Guatemala City is full of good restaurants, a lot of them are international franchisees and there is presence of most Guatemalan chain restaurants too.


Thursday, October 9th, 2014

Mayan Artifacts
I couldn’t think of a title for this post.