Best things to do in Guatemala

Best Things To Do In Guatemala

I’m sharing some of the best things to do in Guatemala. Whether you’re looking for adventure, want to relax on an exotic beach or are planning a family vacation there’s something to do for everyone in Guatemala. This small Central American country is one of the most interesting and colorful, offering everything from lush rainforests … Read more

Best things to do with kids in lake Atitlan

Best Things to Do in Lake Atitlan With Kids

Lake Atitlán is one of the most popular destinations in Guatemala and it’s a great place to visit with kids. The beautiful views of the lake framed by volcanoes, the quaint towns and the colorful and interesting Mayan culture make Lake Atitlan an ideal destination for families. If you’re looking for the best things to … Read more

Guatemalan chiles rellenos

Guatemalan Chiles Rellenos Recipe

Guatemalan Chiles Rellenos or stuffed peppers are one of my favorite Guatemalan traditional foods. This Guatemalan chiles rellenos recipe I’m sharing with you today comes straight from my mom’s kitchen. You will see that this traditional Guatemalan recipe is somewhat different from the Mexican Chiles Rellenos. This popular Guatemalan dish is made with sweet peppers, … Read more

waterfalls, hiking trails and hanging bridges in Guatemala

Visiting the Reserva Natural de Atitlán in Panajachel

If you’re going to Panajachel in Guatemala visiting the Reserva Natural de Atitlan is a must-do. The Reserva Natural de Atitlan is just a few minutes from Panajachel’s town center and it’s the perfect place to enjoy the lush natural beauty of the Guatemalan rainforest. This is definitely one of the best things to do … Read more

easy slow cooker Guatemalan cocido recipe

My Grandma’s Slow Cooker Guatemalan Cocido Recipe

This post has been sponsored by MAGGI®. All thoughts and opinions are my own. This slow cooker version of my grandma’s traditional Guatemalan cocido recipe is an easy-to-make vegetable and beef stew that is sure to become your new favorite cold-weather comfort food! There are some recipes that have a special meaning; they connect us … Read more

The Best Hotel For Families in Antigua Guatemala Porta Hotel Antigua

The Best Hotel For Families in Antigua Guatemala

With it’s beautiful colonial architecture, lush gardens, a large pool built with kids in mind and 70 years of welcoming families to Antigua Guatemala, Porta Hotel Antigua is the best hotel for families in Antigua Guatemala. This hotel has been a favorite with local Guatemalan families for decades and there are many reasons for that. … Read more

Santo Domingo del Cerro

Best Things To Do In Antigua Guatemala With Kids

Declared by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site Antigua Guatemala is a colonial city filled with history and culture, a place that seems to have stood still. There are so many interesting and fun things to do in Antigua Guatemala but when it comes to finding kid-friendly activities in Antigua this can sometimes be challenging. I was … Read more

Pollo en Jocón de Guatemala

Pollo en Jocón (Tomatillo Chicken Stew) Recipe From Guatemala

This easy and healthy recipe for Pollo en Jocón, tomatillo and cilantro chicken stew, is a traditional dish from Guatemala. Delicious and easy to make it’s the perfect cold-weather comfort food. During the holidays one of the things I miss the most from back home, besides my family and friends, is the food. Christmas in … Read more