Yearly Archive: 2014

The Money Masters: Part 2

By Diana Pastor In last month’s article, we discussed the faces on Guatemala’s bank notes, and so continuing in this vein this month we’re going to discover a little about who, and what, is...

Grow Your Own: Worms!

by Juan Jardinero “…it may be doubted if there are any other animals which have played such an important part in the history of the world as these lowly organized creatures.” Charles Darwin Earthworms...

People Power

The protests and downright political fiasco that surrounded the proposed Ley para la Protección de Obtenciones Vegetales (more widely known as the Ley Monsanto) was one of those all too common moments in Guatemalan politics where...

Stuff

P o p p i n g Oktoberfest Any event that requires us both to drink beer and listen to some good live music goes down as a clear winner in XelaWho´s books. So we...

The Money Masters

By Diana Pastor I’ve made a bet with friends and acquaintances for some time and it has always been foolproof. I offer to give them a Q50.00 note if they can tell me who...