Animals of Guatemala

Animals of Guatemala
Awe-inspiring images of Animals found throughout Guatemala from the winners of our Animals of Guatemala photo contest for April 2015.
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High-tech Eye Care in Antigua Guatemala

High-tech Eye Care in Antigua Guatemala
The clinic’s state-of-the-art technology helps detect some conditions, such as coma and macular degeneration, long before the patient would notice any symptoms.
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Recipe for Shrimp Ceviche

Recipe for Shrimp Ceviche
A delicious recipe for spicy shrimp and scallops in lime-orange Sauce requiring minimal prep and cooking time, the perfect food for Lent in Guatemala.
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Ceviche: The Perfect Food for Lent in Guatemala

Ceviche: The Perfect Food for Lent in Guatemala
I cannot think of a better food for the Lenten season here in Guatemala than ceviche. It is as freshly delicious and easy to make as it is nutritious. It also is versatile. Ceviche can be perfect as a starter paired with a cold Guatemalan beer or it can become the main meal paired with a fine sparkling or still wine.
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Watermarks — Sellos de Agua, Gallery Opening in La Antigua Guatemala

Watermarks — Sellos de Agua, Gallery Opening in La Antigua Guatemala
Ana Livingston Paddock was raised in the Highlands of Guatemala, educated in art in the U.S. and Sweden. She has exhibited her past work in the U.S. and in Europe. After an absence of several years from Guatemala, Livingston Paddock has returned to La Antigua, where she now lives and pursues her various art projects.
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A Day of Pageantry & Devotion in La Antigua Guatemala

A Day of Pageantry & Devotion in La Antigua Guatemala
Each Sunday during Lent, and leading up to Semana Santa or Holy Week, several local congregations sponsor religious processions that depart from their church and follow various routes through the streets of Antigua before returning to their parish hours later.
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2015 Guide to Semana Santa in La Antigua, Guatemala

2015 Guide to Semana Santa in La Antigua, Guatemala
Easter week is the celebration of the year for most of Latin America, it’s La Antigua Guatemala that brings the festivities to a whole new level.
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Velaciones and Sagrarios During Lent in Antigua Guatemala

Velaciones and Sagrarios During Lent in Antigua Guatemala
While carpet making has all the glamour for Semana Santa and is the big highlight for many of us, the velaciones before each procession and the Maundy Thursday sagrarios. La Antigua Guatemala has the largest celebration in the world for Semana Santa — outdoing Seville are important parts of Holy Week traditions.
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Semana Santa in Guatemala

Semana Santa in Guatemala
Winning photos from our March photo contest. Semana Santa in Guatemala is a unique experience, we look forward to the 2015 celebration this coming March.
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Carlotta Boettcher

Carlotta Boettcher
Carlotta Boettcher’s photo exhibition, “San Francisco 70s: Urban Portraits,” captures the ordinary moments of an extraordinary place and time. Through 27 images taken over 40 years ago, she reveals San Franciscans exploring their freedom, diversity and individuality.
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