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Stories and Tips Guatemala City

Guatemala City Airport

Written by Kweartz on 01 Nov, 2004

Not being worldly travelers, this was the first time we had flown into a foreign country, so the Guatemala International Airport (Airport code GUA) was a different experience for us. The airport is small compared to the airports we came thought to get there…Read More

Los Próceres Shopping Mall

Written by Kweartz on 15 Oct, 2004

The mall is located in the center of the Zona Viva, and is one of the largest and most modern shopping malls in the city. You can find anything from clothes and shoes for the whole family, to furniture and electric supplies. There is also…Read More

Guate and the Road to the Lake

Written by Iximxe on 16 Apr, 2005

Monday morning in Guatemala City, and we’re waiting for Lionel, our driver, to arrive and take us up to Solola, about a three-hour drive. The hotel is the Casa Grande, an old converted townhouse of planters located in the Zona Viva and next door…Read More

United States Embassy

Written by Kweartz on 08 Oct, 2004

Since our main purpose for being in Guatemala was to finish adopting our daughter, a trip to the US Embassy was in order. Unless you have official business at the embassy, you are not going to get in; security is very tight, with lots…Read More

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