Archive for May, 2016

Guatemalan public buses

Tuesday, May 31st, 2016

guatemalan bus
Not only rural buses (chicken buses) are custom painted (more…)

Classic Guatemalan Breakfast

Wednesday, May 25th, 2016

Downtown Guatemala City is the best place to find inexpensive Guatemalan foods (more…)

Fishermen of the Canal de Chiquimulilla

Tuesday, May 24th, 2016

Fishermen at the Canal de Chiquimulilla. (more…)

Parque Ecológico Jacarandas de Cayalá

Wednesday, May 18th, 2016

Parque Ecológico Jacarandas de Cayalá is one of the few remaining accessible patches of forest surrounding Guatemala City. (more…)

Not everything is pretty

Thursday, May 12th, 2016

Hospital Roosevelt
Guatemala´s healtcare system is in a perpetual crisis. (more…)

Library at Casa Casa Ibargüen

Wednesday, May 11th, 2016

National Geographic
Casa Ibargüen, built in 1778 when the City was relocated, (more…)

Food and Photography

Monday, May 9th, 2016

A new and interesting food concept has arrived to Downtown Guatemala City. (more…)

Guatemalan Tacos

Sunday, May 8th, 2016

Walking the streets of Zone 4, Guatemala City, I found this taco stand and I have to admit (more…)

One night on 4 Grados Norte

Friday, May 6th, 2016

4 Grados Norte, a former prominent nightlife district is slowly becoming alive once again. (more…)

Childrens Bicycle Parade in Panajachel

Monday, May 2nd, 2016

Rudy Giron: Guatemala &emdash; Childrens Bicycle Parade in Panajachel

It’s encouraging to see children being taught the culture of using bicycles as an efficient and ecological means of transportation. Now, let’s hope the institutions and government can catch up by providing parking spaces for bicycles and stop discouraging those who prefer to ride bikes instead of cars.

Grilling Guatemalan Style

Monday, May 2nd, 2016

Grilling is one of Guatemalans favorite pastimes for those days of leisure. (more…)