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Recycling Around Antigua Guatemala






Often I have shared with you the different recycling programs available around Antigua Guatemala. There are many recycling approaches that people use …




Guatemalan Coffee-sacks-style Satchels






These Guatemalan coffee-style satchels are perfect for coffee lovers… and they are ecological too since they’re made from recycled coffee sacks. Besides …




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 …




Solar Water Heaters, Clear Energy






Water heaters is another important area in Guatemala where one can bring clear energy and help the environment and the economy. That …




Recycling Sewing Machines






I have talked about the recycling done in La Antigua Guatemala before with Haves and Have-Nots, Public Enemy Number 1, Guatemalan-style Salt …




Chicken Buses are The Second Life of School Buses






Unless you have taken the path of La Marche de l’empereur, you haven’t heard about how everyone is living a virtual second life through a community web site. Well, old and retired school buses from the U.S. get to live a real second life as camionetas (the street name for public transit buses in Guatemala). Revue Magazine had an in-depth article about The Birth of a Camioneta (available as a PDF download) which detailed step-by-step how an old retired school bus became a powerful camioneta ready for the curvy roads of the mountain ranges of Guatemala.