Sunsets of the Petén

Thursday, October 23, 2014 | by

Petén Sunset
I never get tired of Petén, I reassert this as being my favorite destination in the country.
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Wednesday, October 22, 2014 | by

Movie Theater
If you love watching movies on the big screen, Guatemala City is the place to be.
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Popol Wuj

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 | by

Popol Wuj By Lina Barrios
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.
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A Guatemalan day on the Beach

Saturday, October 18, 2014 | by

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Guatemala Inspired Art

Wednesday, October 15, 2014 | by

Guatemalan Art
A few weeks ago, a friend from Argentina came to visit. Of course I had to take him to this beautiful peaceful and serene place.
He took some photographs and his mother being a skillful painter, was inspired to draw this scenes.
Do you know where this is?

Bike Lanes and Where are the Bicycles?

Sunday, October 12, 2014 | by

Ciclovia La Reforma
Most modern cities around the world are betting on putting in place infrastructure for bicycle transit. The environment, demographic growth and a lot of economic factors demand it.
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Pasos y Pedales

Saturday, October 11, 2014 | by

Pasos y Pedales
Pasos y Pedales is an activity organized by Guatemala City’s Municipality and its has been implemented in other towns and municipalities.
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Breakfast Downtown Guatemala City

Friday, October 10, 2014 | by

Guatemalan Breakfast
Downtown Guatemala City is full of good restaurants, a lot of them are international franchisees and there is presence of most Guatemalan chain restaurants too.
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Thursday, October 9, 2014 | by

Mayan Artifacts
I couldn’t think of a title for this post.
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A Guatemalan Cook-out

Wednesday, October 8, 2014 | by

Guatemalans simple refer to it as “Churrasco”, it is mandatory to have: Guacamol and Chirmol, and of course, you got to have your black beans and tortillas.
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Lunch at Los Antojitos

Tuesday, October 7, 2014 | by

Los Antojitos
One of my regular stops for lunch, I highly recommend it.
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Monday, October 6, 2014 | by

Jocote season is on in Guatemala!
Jocotes -Spondias purpurea- are one of the pleasures enjoyed by us Guatemalans. the fruit, to my knowledge, is not exported and in fact, the only few times I saw it back in the U.S. of A. was when fellow Guatemalans would smuggle it in in their luggage.