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Living in Antigua

Antigua Guatemala Spanish Schools: A Guide

Antigua Guatemala is a popular destination for Spanish-language learners, as there are...

Marañon Jocote (Cashew Apple): Guatemalan Fruits

If you've been to Antigua Guatemala's Mercado (Market) lately, you've probably noticed...

The Whistlers: Guatemala’s Informal Economy

According to an article I read recently, about 75% of the working-age...

Guatemalan Fireworks And Virgen de Guadalupe Day

The first time it happens, don't be surprised if you experience what...

Shopping Online From Antigua Guatemala Via Rapidito Express

UPDATED 12/12/2015: As highlighted at the end of this article, it was...

Chichicaste: Plants of Guatemala to Avoid

Some say there's a price to pay for ignorance. And sometimes the...

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Is Antigua Guatemala Safe To Visit After Volcan De Fuego’s Eruption?

In the past few days, quite a few readers have been sending me emails expressing their worries about traveling to Guatemala. The questions usually...

Fuego Volcano Eruption In Guatemala: How To Help

Sunday morning, on June 4, Fuego Volcano began rumbling like thunder and erupting with great columns of ash, both seen and heard from miles...

Convento de Las Capuchinas, Antigua Guatemala: Visitors Guide

Iglesia y Convento de Las Capuchinas is one of Antigua Guatemala's most visited ruins and a popular wedding venue. It recently made international news...