Guatemala’s 20S protests

Yesterday was an exciting day for all guatemalans. We are sick of these corruption. We reproduce this article from Telesur Tv Guatemalan citizens across the country are taking to the streets to protest a recent National Assembly decision that made …

Guatemala Visa… Do you need it?

If you are planning to visit Guatemala, check this list. Citizens from the  following countries don’t need a visa for visits up to 90 days: Andorra, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Bahamas, Bahrain, Barbados, Belgium, Belize, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, …

Las Posadas en Antigua

According to Encyclopedia Britannica  :   Las Posadas, ( Spanish: “The Inns”) religious festival celebrated in Mexico between December 16 and 24. Las Posadas commemorates the journey that Joseph and Mary made from Nazareth to Bethlehem in search of a …

Some vegan vocabulary

Local vegan (or easy to make vegan) dishes and foods: rice and beans = arroz y frijoles (or gallo pinto) guacamole refried beans = frijoles refritos bread / flat corn bread / flat crispy corn bread = pan / tortilla …

Celebraciones en diciembre

Este es un mes lleno de celebraciones en Guatemala, casi todas ellas de carcater religioso. A continuacion una pequeña descripcion de lo que se viene: 7 de diciembre – Quema del Diablo Su origen se remonta al siglo XVI, pues …

Jokes in Spanish

I just found a page with these simple but graciosos chistes funny jokes: 1. ¿Cómo llama el vaquero a su hija? – ¡Hijaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaa! (How does the cowboy call his daughter? – Eeee – haaa! The joke is based on the …