XelaWho: Quetzaltenango's Leading Culture & Nightlife Magazine

ARZÚTOOPIA

There’s a new mayor in hell  Guatemala City mayor and former president Álvaro Arzú died while playing golf last month. He was a patrician from an ancient Spanish family and a vain one at...

Popping & Flopping

POPPING Puppies R Adorable  As an antidote to everything else here: PUPPIES! They are so cute and purified. The most precious and best amongst us. We like the way their eyes are so big...

Dr Sabletodo – April

Does Belize belong to Guatemala? Dear Dr. Sabelotodo, I heard there’s going to be a referendum on April 15 about the territorial dispute between Guatemala and Belize. What? There’s a territorial dispute between Guatemala...

Labia Sagrada

The Vagina Dialogues Jordan Rodas, the head of Guatemala’s national human rights office, can’t seem to catch a break. He caught flack the month of March for getting out into the big wide world,...

Xelebrity – April

La Colocha Curiosa interviews the only female “ayudante” in Xela Are you originally from Xela or from somewhere else? I’m from Huehuetenango originally, but I have been living in Xela for 12 years. And...

Trendy – April

We read Guatemalan Twitter so you don’t have to With the highest number of Facebook users in Central America and a Twitter population growing by the thousands every month, social media can be a...

Art in Xela

Slouching towards Jerusalem, paintbrush in hand As the founder of Xela Collective, a local art organization, and co-founder of Festival Quinto Sol, a local art festival, I believe Quetzaltenango has the potential to be...