Archive for the ‘Guatemala’ Category
Latin Grammy winner Gaby Moreno performed yesterday in a cold night in the middle of Parque Central. We had very little Blues or Soul tunes in the concert, she was here promoting her most recent production “Posadas”, a Christmas Album.
“She’s my sister!” she said introducing one of the musicians in the band. That’s when you knew she was feeling home. It was a fun night.
A new flavor is on the shelves for the holidays!
I’ve bashed against Guatemala’s food in repeated occasions, not because there is no good quality cuisine. Yes! There are great restaurants here, if you visit Guatemala, you won’t have trouble finding amazing quality Italian, Argentine, French, grilled meats or American style foods.
Necessity is the mother of all inventions,
We live in a country with poor consumer protection laws and hardly enforceable.
In a country under such conditions, a lot of the appliances and electronics not approved for the final consumer in the developed world end up on out retail stores.
The bottoms on your ranger may heat up to more than 100º F. Not apt for the developed world, not a problem, sell it in one of those developing countries.
Guatemala has a huge lack of public schools and to fill the void, private schools pop up everywhere.
If you love watching movies on the big screen, Guatemala City is the place to be.
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.