Guatemala’s Most Wanted

Monday, August 10, 2015 | by

Former “Private Secretary of Vice-presidency”, allegedly involved in a criminal organization that embezzled hundreds of millions from the State.
By the way, this corruption scandal goes so deep into our government structure. And for some strange reason, the government entity involved in printing these flyers took a couple of months to print them.

Rural Life

Sunday, August 9, 2015 | by

Rural Life
Here is a sample of the simple pleasures of the Guatemalan rural life style.
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Food: Fried Chicken

Friday, August 7, 2015 | by

Fried Chicken
If there was to be a Guatemalan National Dish, undoubtedly it would be fried chicken. Read the rest of this entry »

Food: Pasta and Loroco

Friday, August 7, 2015 | by

One Thing I love is how an increasing number of international food franchises are adopting Guatemalan flavors and stiles. Read the rest of this entry »

Abrazos Premier

Wednesday, August 5, 2015 | by

Last night I had the honor of assisting to the Premier of Luis Argueta newest film Abrazos Read the rest of this entry »

Mystical Adventure: Paradigma Café at zona 4

Monday, August 3, 2015 | by

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.

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Sunday, August 2, 2015 | by

Zip Line
Zip-lining is a new trend in Guatemala. Read the rest of this entry »

Guatemalan Food: Doña Mela

Friday, July 31, 2015 | by

Doña Mela, one of Downtown Guatemala City’s most iconic food joints.
Located at Mercado Central, very easy to find and everyone knows it.
Her food place has been featured in news articles and on at least one music video by one of Guatemala most prominent music bands.
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Sculpture at Zone 17

Tuesday, July 28, 2015 | by

There is a metalwork shop at zone 17, Guatemala City and they specialized on making sculptures and this is one of my favorites.

Acatenango Race

Monday, July 27, 2015 | by

Summit Acatenango
Acatenango, third highest volcano in Guatemala, towering over 3,976 meters in altitude and best place to see eruptions of its neighbor Volvan de Fuego.
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Guatemalan Food: Breakfast

Saturday, July 25, 2015 | by

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

Guatemala’s Shanty Towns

Tuesday, July 21, 2015 | by

SUrprisingly, We have seen improvements on the infrastructure of our shanty towns. Read the rest of this entry »