Xmas in Guatemala. Yeah. Rock on. If you’re thinking that all “Christian” countries do this thing the same way, think again. There are some similarities, but things go very sideways at times, too.
You can, for example, rely on the capitalist onslaught on the part of the shopping malls. These guys have no qualms about [...]
The Coach of Death, December 2005
You’ve arrived in Xela, your body so finely honed and toned that its sheer beauty brings passersby to tears, and you cannot permit such a natural wonder to wither in neglect. Worry not, for the XelaWho staff has searched far and wide, walking upwards of one mile, to find the best places to get all [...]
“¿Qué onda vos?” is XelaWho’s a monthly guide to speaking Spanish Guatemalan style. This month we’re looking at funny expressions.
No tener ni conciencia buena LITERAL MEANING: To not have even a good conscience. ACTUAL MEANING: To be completely without money.