Archive for June, 2015

Portrait of a Guatemalan Elder

Tuesday, June 30th, 2015

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Guatemalan Pedestrian Bridges

Monday, June 29th, 2015

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Pedestrian bridges are ubiquitous here in Guatemala City and its suburbs. (more…)

Food: Cheese Making in Guatemala

Sunday, June 28th, 2015

Queso Chiquimulilla
Though Guatemala does not have a ancient tradition on manufacturing cheese, the towns of Taxisco and Chiquimulilla on Guatemalas Pacific Coast are famous for their delicious cheeses. (more…)

Mi Oficina

Saturday, June 27th, 2015

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Guatemalans come up with some interesting and entertaining names for business. (more…)

Tamarind

Saturday, June 27th, 2015

Tamarind
Though endemic to Africa, Guatemala provides a perfect terroir for the Tamarind Tree (Tamarindus indica). (more…)

Guatemalan Food: Afternoon Coffee

Friday, June 26th, 2015

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Afternoon Coffee is almost a ritual for Guatemalans. (more…)

Guatemalan Cycling Infrastrucre

Thursday, June 25th, 2015

Bike Path
Bike paths are popping up everywhere here in Guatemala.
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Guatemalan Food: Revolcado

Wednesday, June 24th, 2015

Revolcado
Revolcado, a very rich and dense stew; (more…)

Ecocide

Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015

shores of the river in 2013

Río de la Pasión, The Pasión River, located on the Lowlands of Peten, Northern Guatemala. (more…)

Guatemalan Food: Iguana

Friday, June 19th, 2015

Iguana
Food in Guatemala, as in many globalized countries, has become overly Westernized. In our urban centers, any food that does not come out of the processing facility is seen as controversial, as taboo. (more…)

Streets of Guatemala

Sunday, June 14th, 2015

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Merchants transporting their product to market on these rudimentary carts.

Guatemalan Food: Paches

Thursday, June 11th, 2015

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Guatemalan Paches, not to be mistaken with Tamales. (more…)