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Wine Connection

Wine Connection
Whatever the reason or the season, you can find excellent wine selections in La Antigua Guatemala; many restaurants feature extensive wine lists, as well there are always hidden and not so hidden treasures at Tienda Delicio and Epicure (deli and garden restaurant).
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Don't Let the Unexpected Ruin Your Vacation

Don't Let the Unexpected Ruin Your Vacation

Purchasing travel insurance can offer you peace of mind for your vacation. Plan for the unforeseeable future if something ends up going wrong with your vacation plans.

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CIRMA Expands Access

CIRMA Expands Access
CIRMA, or the Center for Regional Investigations of Mesoamerica, has a history dating back to 1978, when it began as an effort by two dedicated U.S. scholars to preserve Guatemala’s history. It has since become an international treasure and resource, visited by scholars and students from all over the world.
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ChocoArt

ChocoArt
The highlight of the event however was created by Alex Farrar, owner of a local bistro/art gallery and an excellent artist in his own right (he won first prize at the Venetian Masked Ball in February).
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Whack, Thunk and Oof!

Whack, Thunk and Oof!
A re-enactment of the ancient Mayan ball game of pok-ta-pok
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Shopping at the Central Market

Shopping at the Central Market
It’s all here, deep down in the lower levels of the Mercado Central in Zone One of Guatemala City.
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Kilometer Zero at the National Palace

Kilometer Zero at the National Palace
Where are we? Zone one, the city and country’s historical center, built in waves of different construction styles, cobbled together with remnants of some of La Antigua Guatemala’s rubble and finally concluded with the completion of the National Palace in 1943.
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Producing Potable Water

Producing Potable Water
The EcoFiltro has won awards for sustainable technology, now there is a need to make many more of them.
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