XelaWho: Quetzaltenango's Leading Culture & Nightlife Magazine

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...

Popping and Flopping

POPPING Lenin did nothing wrong Popping this month is the late, great Lenín Fernández. He died relatively young, at 59, after an illustrious career drumming for Alux Nahaul — one of Guatemala’s longest-lived, best-known,...

Dr Sabletodo – March

What’s up with Guatemala’s new travel advisory? Dear Dr. Sabelotodo, In January, the U.S. State Department came out with a new travel advisory system in which they gave every country a number from 1...

Trendy – March

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...