Monthly Archive: November 2014

Vegetarian Woes

“¿¡No comes carne?!” exclaims the wide-eyed Guatemalan, mouth open in disbelief after you´ve just told them that you don´t eat meat. Then, for a moment, it all seems to click and everything falls into...

Stuff

P o p p i n g Don´t Miss These November is shaping up to be a fantastic month for culture in Xela. On the 8th, one of Guatemala´s biggest bands, Malacates Trebol Shop, will...

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...