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Guacamaya’s Bright Colours

Tomorrow, August 1, the theme day for the City Daily Photo community will be Bright colours. I figured I get a head …

New Closing Time City Ordinances

There is new seismic activity in La Antigua Guatemala’s grapevine. For a while now, I’ve been hearing rumors about new closing times …

Leaves of Grass

I am sure you were already thinking of Walt Whitman’s Leaves of Grass. Gotcha! Well, this is really a literal snapshot or …

Amantes a La Antigua

Do you believe this couple will also record their names interlocked inside a heart as proof their present love?

Coupled Up

For as long as there’s love, couples will feel the desire to record their names, interlocked, as proof that at one point …

Las Capuchinas Ruins Stairway

The Convento de Las Capuchinas is among the best preserved ruins in La Antigua Guatemala. Every nook and cranny of Las Capuchinas …

Time To Take A Nap

Guatemala is a tiny little country with a tremendous wealth of things to do and see. From La Antigua Guatemala, you can …

The Titanic Sushi Sampler

In my never-ending quest to bring you the cosmopolitan dining options available in La Antigua Guatemala. Ubi’s Sushi, managed by chef Jerem铆as, …

Half Marathon Las Rosas 2010 Part 2

The Antigua Guatemala’s Half Marathon Las Rosas consists of a route of 21 kilometers through La Antigua Guatemala, Jocotenango, Ciudad Vieja and …

Weather Forcast for Antigua Today: Sunny

This is how Guatemala’s Instituto Nacional de Sismolog铆a, Vulcanolog铆a, Meteorolog铆a e Hidrolog铆a, INSIVUMEH for short, measures the hours of sun light for …

Green, Green, Green Quetzalum谩n

A simple image with lots of green and a touch of red, similar to our beautiful Quetzal; Guatemala’s ultimate symbol for freedom. …

Guatemalan Geek Squad Lunch

One important goal for me is to show you what’s possible and what’s available in La Antigua Guatemala. Believe it or not, …

Guatemalan Weekend Tamal Breakfast

Here’s what a typical Sunday morning Guatemalan breakfast may look like. I say Sunday morning breakfast because normally one can only find …

Listen to this Maxim贸n…

I love black and white photography! Even though my photographic signature is actually rich, vibrant saturated colors, I really love what can …

Maxim贸n Lives!

A few months ago, I posted as part of the Theme Day some Maxim贸n effigies made from wood, now holly wood really …

Recycling Bins in Finca Filadelfia

Slowly but surely recycling is becoming a reality in Antigua Guatemala. Can anybody explain me what is the Guatemalan fascination with toneles …

Inside Patio and Fountain

Here’s an interesting idea, cover the patio with transparent laminas plus a pergola framework where one can hang the Colas de Quetzal …

Palo de Izote Reflected

Palo de Izote is the Mesoamerican cousin of the Joshua or Yucca tree. I have a fascination with the Izote tree; I …