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Guatemala Is On Fire

Guatemala is on fire! If you don’t know what’s going on, search the news about Guatemala. On the other hand, in La …

© The Colours and Smiles from Antigua Guatemala by Rudy Giron

The Colours and Smiles from Antigua Guatemala

Here’s another typical stamp of daily life from Guatemala. I hope you like it and find the words in your heart to caption it. I will send a real photo post card to the best caption for this photograph via the traditional postal service.

Weekend Vistas At Calle del Arco

On the weekends and holidays, Calle del Arco is turned into a pedestrian path. Honest, I don’t understand why they don’t make …

Portón of La Antigua Guatemala

Here’s your illustrated Spanish word of the day from Antigua Guatemala: Portón or gate, or large door. It’s been a while since …

Green Coffee Berries

Here’s your Spanish word of the day: Baya or berry. That’s right coffee berries is the proper term because, well, coffee are …

Guatemalan Cookies: Champurradas

Champurrada is the closest thing to cookies for everyone. They are sweet, tasty, crunchy and inexpensive. Champurradas are flat sweet bread found …

Salty or Sweet Granizadas?

Here’s your Guatemalan Spanish word or the day: Granizadas, that’s shaved ice. Granizadas are just as popular as helados, ice cream, in …

Mi Antigua Es Color

Here’s your Spanish word of the day: Etiqueta for tag and hashtag. We now live in a hashtag world or should I …