Activities in Antigua!

Caoba Farms! This farm is peculiar, since it is dedicated to the cultivation of organic and natural foods. It is an organic garden that distributes products to restaurants, hotels and individual families. They have home delivery in Antigua and the capital. You can also visit them to learn about their planting areas and organic food.[…]

Lear Spanish!!

Enjoy good value tuition with your own teacher! Study using tailor made exercises, engaging in leisurely conversation and games. After school, your host family spoils you. You’re in good hands. We offer Space in our hotel , for students who want to learn Spanish in Continental Spanish Academy. In 2 weeks you can learn enough[…]

Feliz día internacional de la Familia!

Este día nació para recordar que la familia es lo más importante, es el centro de todo y debe brindarnos el soporte y la ayuda para avanzar en la vida. El 15 de mayo de cada año, se festeja el Día Internacional de la Familia. No es un día comercial, y tal vez por eso,[…]

Christmas Flower

Euphorbia pulcherrima, commonly known as a Christmas flower, shepherdess, crown of the Inca, Inca flower, pascuero, good night, Easter flower, federal star or poinsetia, among other words, is a plant of the family Euphorbiaceae, native to Mesoamerica, especially in southeastern Mexico and Guatemala. It is frequently used in gardening as a shrub, but mainly in[…]

Guatemala National Flower The Monja Blanca

A Rare and Exquisite National Symbol Monja Blanca. photo by Ludwing Paniagua Everyone loves orchids! Originating 60 million years ago in the temperate zones of Asia and the Americas, orchids have the widest range of flowers and color of any plant family. Guatemala is home to one of the largest varieties of orchids in the[…]

The Mermaids of Antigua Guatemala

There are many “hidden” mermaids throughout town, can you find them? The most famous mermaids are those on the Fountain of the Mermaids in the Central Park originally built by Diego de Porres in 1739, inspired from the fountain of Neptune in Bologna, Italy. As reported by Dr. Miguel Torres in his recent research on[…]