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Almolonga and Zunil

Monday, April 10th, 2017

The towns of Almolonga and Zunil, located on the Highland province of Quetzaltenango, is home to one of Guatemala´s most fertile soils. (more…)

Hiking up Santa María Volcano

Friday, March 3rd, 2017

Santa María
Santa María Volcano, towering over 3772 meter adobe sea level, is Guatemala’s fourth highest volcano. (more…)

Roofed Market of Chichicastenango

Tuesday, February 28th, 2017

The market of Chichicastenango is one of the main attractions for tourists visiting Guatemala´s Highlands. (more…)

Maximón Shire of Zunil

Monday, February 27th, 2017

Maximón is one of the most venerated Mayan deities of the Highlands. (more…)

Walking the Historic Center

Thursday, February 16th, 2017

Guatemala City’s Historic Center is always full of surprises. (more…)

Reto de Las Cruces

Sunday, January 8th, 2017

Reto de Las cruces
Today, January 8th, was the fourth edition of the Reto de Las Cruces. (more…)

New Year 2017

Sunday, January 1st, 2017

Guatemalans receive the new year with a massive display of fireworks.

Second Christmas Count Cloud Forest

Thursday, December 22nd, 2016

Despite being such a small country, Guatemala is home to more than 700 species of birds. On a small stretch of land, one can go from coastal plain species to mountain birds. (more…)

Campamento de Danza Contemporanea

Wednesday, December 14th, 2016

Danza Contemporanea
Recently, Guatemala held its first Contemporary Dance Camp.
For four days and three nights, dancer from all over Guatemal (more…)

Día de la Virgen de Guadalupe

Monday, December 12th, 2016

Virgen de Guadalupe
On the 12 of December, Guatemalans join the Mexican celebration of the Virgen de Guadalupe. (more…)

Mayan Game of Thrones: Motul de San José

Friday, November 25th, 2016

Motul de San José
Motul is a Mayan archeological site located about 7 kilometers from the town of San José (more…)

Fishing on the Noj Petén

Thursday, November 24th, 2016

San José, Petén is the last bastion of the Itza language. (more…)