Learn Spanish in Our Hotel

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[…]

San Cristbal el Alto

San Cristóbal El Alto es una aldea del municipio de Antigua Guatemala y está ubicada aproximadamente a 5 kilómetros del Parque Central a una altitud de 1,825 metros sobre el nivel del mar, (son casi 300 metros más de altura que La Antigua). Es un lugar donde cada amanecer es una nueva historia, donde cada[…]

Historical and Traditional Symbols in a Procession

In a procession there are several symbols that are intended to move us to a different time period. The Romans with their costumes, the horses and banners; and as in a parade, all march in two rows on both sides of the streets. With a banner in the middle with the acronym SPQR: “Senatus Populusque[…]

Who is Donatello?

Donatello -Donato di Niccolò di Betto Bardi- was a famous Italian artist and sculptor of the early Renaissance, born in Florence, Italy, in 1386. Together with Leon Battista Alberti, Brunelleschi and Masaccio, he was one of the fathers of the Renaissance. Donatello stood out in an innovative force in the field of monumental sculpture and[…]

Ruinas del Carmen

Sabías que en 1638, el Ayuntamiento concedió la autorización para la construcción de una Iglesia y Ermita, bajo la advocación de la Orden de Nuestra Señora del Carmen. En 1651, esas instalaciones fueron destruidas por los sismos ocurridos en ese año. En 1686, se edificó una nueva Iglesia, que también sufrió graves daños por el[…]

La Ceiba

Do you know that Ceiba is the name of a genus of many species of large trees found in tropical areas, including Mexico, Central America, South America, the Caribbean, West Africa, and Southeast Asia. Some species can grow to 70 m (230 ft) tall or more, with a straight, largely branchless trunk that culminates in[…]