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Mexican Food at Cielito Lindo

Friday, September 25th, 2015

This Mexican restaurant opened last year. (more…)

Living on the Edge

Thursday, September 24th, 2015

Living on the Edge
I´ve addressed this issue before. Land on the perimeter of our urban centers is very scarce and very overpriced. (more…)

San Martín Jilotepeque’s Coffee

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015

San Martín Jilotepeque is a small town not far from Guatemala City. This small town was home to Guatemala’s first Congress, among other relevant historical facts.
Another fact about this town is its great quality coffee. Most of its grains are exported and end up at Japanese supermarkets.
For the first time I’m seeing coffee from this area sold here.

Guatemalan Sweets, Dulces Tipicos

Wednesday, August 19th, 2015

Dulces Tip
Dulces Tipicos, Guatemalan style sweets. They are made out of locally available ingredients.
My favorite are the figs and I wonder where do they get their figs.
I’ve traveled throughout the country and I’ve never seen a single fig tree. Just wonder.

Food: Pasta and Loroco

Friday, August 7th, 2015

One Thing I love is how an increasing number of international food franchises are adopting Guatemalan flavors and stiles. (more…)

Mystical Adventure: Paradigma Café at zona 4

Monday, August 3rd, 2015

Paradigma Café - at zona 4 por Hugo Muralles

My new favorite place to enjoy and share a cup of coffee in Guatemala City. Located at Via 5 1-75 Zona 4, you’ll find a nice place to chat or do some work if you need to. This all area is now full with new restaurants and sometimes that means more noise or loud music, although that hasn’t been a problem for me.


Guatemalan Food: Breakfast

Saturday, July 25th, 2015

This is what we have for breakfast.
By the way, all this goes for Q45 or less than $6.

Guatemalan Street Market Food

Saturday, July 18th, 2015

Market Food
The best places to find authentic Guatemalan flavors are our street markets. (more…)

Radical Beauty

Thursday, July 9th, 2015

Claudia Armas @Lux Guatemala por Hugo Muralles

I think that I’ve said this before, there are a few good things about living in the chaos of the City and its surroundings, in terms of art and creativity. Both if you are looking to feed yourself or to feed others, I suppose.

Artistic venues come and go for every taste, this time, CCE Guatemala, hosts a curated series of concerts under the Aves Raras concept.  In the main picture, the Guatemalan singer songwriter, Claudia Armas.  Last night, she offered a magnificent and moving concert.

If you can attend, stay tuned to the calendar in their Facebook Page.

You can follow her on Facebook or Twitter:

Vice-president Resigns

Saturday, May 9th, 2015

Guatemalan Vice-president has just resigned after social and political pressure due to a corruption scandal involving high ranking officials including the assistant secretary of the V.P.’S.
Guatemalans turn to Plaza de la Constitución to celebrate the announcement.

Guatemalan Food: Caldo de Gallina

Sunday, March 29th, 2015

Caldo de Gallina
Caldo de Pollo, hen broth, (more…)

Guatemala’s Mass Neutering

Sunday, March 15th, 2015

Having pets neutered might be too costly for an average Guatemalan.