Tag Archive for: Lake Atitlan

Mayan Cacao Ceremony FactsEthical Fashion Guatemala

Mayan Ruins in Guatemala

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Mayan Ruins in Guatemala. Guatemala is home to some of the most impressive and well-preserved Mayan ruins in the world.
Lake Atitlan Mayan Nose HikeEthical Fashion Guatemala

Lake Atitlan Mayan Nose Hike

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Lake Atitlan Mayan Nose Hike Indian Nose Lake Atitlan Officially Renamed The Mayan Nose For years Tourists have come to Lake Atitlan Guatemala for the view, the hiking, climbing San Pedro Volcano and one of the best early-morning hikes is to climb what has always been called The Indian’s Nose a viewpoint which sits at 2,863 meters
San Lucas TolimánEthical Fashion Guatemala

San Lucas Tolimán

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San Lucas Tolimán has a few wonderful full-service hostels. https://hoteltoliman.com/ is one example. If you are looking for the chance to stay on a Coffee Finca Los Tarrales offers travelers a chance to be on a working coffee Finca with some of the very best birding in all of Guatemala.
Santa Catarina PalopoEthical Fashion Guatemala

Santa Catarina Palopo

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Santa Catarina Palopo. We understand that living in a tiny indigenous hamlet is not for everyone; nonetheless, Santa Catarina Palopo has given us with a peaceful, intriguing, and welcoming environment.
 Started with the HousekeeperEthical Fashion Guatemala

Started with the Housekeeper then it spread

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Started with the Housekeeper then it spread throughout our group over the last month. The housekeeper recovered, too late for the family she cared for, all were exposed without knowing. We quickly isolated from each other in our group staying in our homes and waiting.
Guatemala Rainy Season FactsEthical Fashion Guatemala

Guatemala Rainy Season Facts

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Guatemala's Rainy Season Facts. I've lived in Guatemala since 2004 and have experienced numerous wet seasons, including one hurricane and one tropical storm, Agatha. Travelers wanting to visit Guatemala during the rainy season always inquire online about the weather and rain.
Atitlan Tz'utujil Maya peopleEthical Fashion Guatemala

Atitlan Tz’utujil Maya people

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Atitlan Tz'utujil Maya people San Juan La Laguna, on shores boasts a rich history and vibrant culture intertwined with the Tz'utujil Maya people who call it home.
Semana Santa | Holy WeekEthical Fashion Guatemala

Semana Santa | Holy Week

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Semana Santa | Holy Week changes dates every year, as it is based on the lunar calendar. In 2024, Easter falls on Sunday, March 31.
Guatemala Ceramics Store

Guatemala Ceramics Store | San Antonio Palopo | Lake Atitlan

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In fact, this source of great clay is exactly what brought the legendary potter Ken Edwards to Guatemala in the 1990s where he established a ceramic studio.
Atitlan Boat Services 2024Ethical Fashion Guatemala

Atitlan Boat Services 2024

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Atitlan Boat Services 2024: Travelers usually inquire about boat schedules, pricing, and times on Lake Atitlan. Some even inquire about ferries because, for some reason, dock locations are listed on Google Maps. What time do the boats depart Lake Atitlan?
Lake Atitlan Weaving SchoolEthical Fashion Guatemala

Lake Atitlan Weaving School

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Lake Atitlan Weaving Workshops in San Juan La Laguna and San Pedro La Laguna. Weaving workshops are by Lema Weaving Co-operative.
Guatemala Maya Medicine | Healing | SanctuariesEthical Fashion Guatemala

Guatemala Maya Medicine | Healing | Sanctuaries

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Guatemala Maya Medicine. Healing retreats have come to be known not only in Guatemala but also internationally. Mayan Healers do not offer activities for tourists seeking a day activity. One must prepare for the activities and have a reason.
Mayan Cacao Ceremony FactsEthical Fashion Guatemala

Ceremonial Cacao

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Ceremonial cacao is a type of chocolate that is used in various spiritual and ceremonial practices. The use of cacao in ceremonial contexts has a long history, dating back to ancient Mesoamerican cultures such as the Mayans and Aztecs, who believed that cacao was a gift from the gods and used it in religious rituals.
Guatemalan CacaoEthical Fashion Guatemala

Guatemalan Cacao

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Guatemalan Cacao and Mayan Ceremonial Cacao have processed Cacao pods from one of three varieties grown in Guatemala. Cocoa beans of the Criollo variety are rarer and considered a delicacy and the variety mostly used in the preparation of Mayan Ceremonial Cacao.
Lake Atitlan Weaving Workshop Classes

Lake Atitlan Weaving Workshop Classes

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Lake Atitlan Weaving Workshop Classes takes you on a walk through San Juan La Laguna, located in the Highlands of Guatemala, is like taking a step back in time — centuries of tradition and a relaxed lifestyle, framed by beautiful mountains with three looming volcanoes, a stunning lake, and striking green vegetation engulfed in colorful tropical flowers.