Daytripper is XelaWho’s regular monthly series on day trips within easy reach of Xela.
Steve Mullaney hangs out with a guy who likes to play with his nuts.
Steve Mullaney takes a daytrip that really blows. Glass, that is.
Steve Mullaney takes us on a whirlwhind tour of the cultural Mecca that is Huehuetenango.
Chris Warren takes you to everybody’s favorite waterpark, just down the road from Xela.
Alyssa Huff reports on the best deal out of town for couples looking for romantic getaways.
Steve Mullaney reports on everybody’s second favorite hot springs.
Traveling editor James Gray sees the light on the road from Huehue to Xela.
This month we visit the Laguna Chicabal, a lovely volcano crater lake surrounded by Mayan religious sites.
Just down the road from Xela, this little town is home to the second-oldest church in Central America.
We take you to the home to one of Guatemala’s most unique and unusual churches.
Come with us on a visa run to San Cristóbal de las Casas, the Other Cool Mayan Highland City.
Diana Pastor makes the scene at the slightly less famous San Francisco.
Luisa Ditmars takes on a rainforest adventure.
Juan Manuel Rodilla and Sean Wallace go the long way around.
James Gray escapes the mountains and gets hot and sweaty.
Gregorio Torres visits Toto’s community reserve to see what’s been going on in the last ten years.
(published March 2009)
Cynthia Ord and Elise Burnet draw you a map to the sweetest swiming hole around.
(published August 2008)
Travis Harvey goes bush and meets up with some coffee-growing ex-guerillas.
(published May 2008)
Kathi Dunkel gets a closer look at Xela’s smoky neighbor.
(published April 2008)
So good we reviewed it twice.
(published March 2008)
Justin Hake goes for a wander up Central America’ s highest peak.
(published February 2008)
Who needs a chicken bus when you can walk to the most beautiful lake in the world? Tad Bradley investigates.
(published January 2008)
See that big mother on the horizon? Tad Bradley walks up it at night, just to check the view.
(published December 2007)
Bryan Friedrichs climbs some rock, then gets hot and steamy at Los Vahos.
(published November 2007)
Charlie Krause finds there’s more to do around Fuentes Georginas than laze about in the hot tub.
(published October 2007)
Christopher Perras takes a breather up on El Baul.
(published September 2007)
We love Santiaguito. So does Fedor Petrenko and the rest of the Quetzalttrekkers.
(published June 2007)
Not quite ready to go all thet way to the top? Rick Stewart gets you close.
(published May 2007)
Rick Stewart takes you to the funkiest sanbathing spot around.
(published April 2007)
Brian Benson goes waaay out there, in search of hot water.
(published March 2007)
Rick Stewart goes for a stroll in the countryside.
(published February 2007)
You’ve seen it. You’ve smelt it. Rick Stewart tells you how to walk to it.
(published October 2006)
Rick Stewart takes you on a little-known walk, just out of town.