Category: Lifestyle

Guatemala Restaurant Review – Luna de Miel in Antigua

Cost: $5-15 Food Quality: Excellent Decor: Lounge style with couches Service: Above average Cuisine Type: French Location: 6a Avenue North no. 19 A, Antigua Guatemala Phone: 4305 – 9746 Website: Luna de Miel Find more options for eating out in … Continue reading

Costa Rica Restaurant Review – Don Wang a Famous Chinese Restaurant in San Jose

Cost: $10 – $20 Food Quality: Good Decor: Warm, with a huge fountain in the center Service: Good Cuisine Type: Chinese Location: 11th Street between 6th and 8th Avenues, San Jose Costa Rica Phone: 2223 – 5925 Website: Dong Wang … Continue reading

3 Must Eats While Traveling in Guatemala

This is a selection of the best Guatemalan traditional dishes. All of them have been given the name of national patrimony by the Guatemala‘s government for being the most representative of the country. Discover more Typical Guatemalan meals here.   … Continue reading

3 Must Eats While Traveling in Costa Rica

We all know that Costa Rica is famous for its incredible bio diversity. It is also famous because it offers tours and hotels for every taste and age in all of its touristic regions. What not many people know is … Continue reading

Guatemala Restaurant Review – Chateau DeFay, Antigua

Cost: $10-15 per person Food Quality: Average Decor: Average – cafeteria style, no elegance for the price Service: Horrible Cuisine Type: Italian Location: Antigua Phone: 2363-3858 Website: Chateau DeFay   Some Facts for You Chateau DeFay is a vineyard located … Continue reading

Guatemala Restaurant Review – Cafe de la Escalonia, Antigua

Cost: $4-10 per person with drinks Food Quality: Above Average Decor: Excellent – outdoor gardens amongst tropical plants Service: Good Cuisine Type: International Cuisine Location: 5a Avenida Sur final No. 36C Phone: 7832-7074 Website: Cafe de la Escalonia   Some … Continue reading

Spotlight – Tour in Chichicastenango Guatemala, Central America’s Largest Market

The Chichicastenango Tour is the best way to get to know the traditions of Guatemala. In this tour you will be taken to Chichicastenango Guatemala (Quiche Department) in a private shuttle. Once you are there, you will have the opportunity … Continue reading

Chicken Wings in Tamarind Sauce

Talk about a different, yet breathtaking dish! Ingredients 12 chicken wings 1 teaspoon of mustard 1 teaspoon of English sauce 1 teaspoon of chopped garlic 1 teaspoon of SALT ¼ teaspoon of black pepper 4 teaspoons of oil 10 teaspoons … Continue reading

Foodies Delight – Meat and Cabbage Patty (Torta)

It’s really easy to make it and with an amazing result! You can serve this for lunch impress everyone. Ingredients Ground beef ¼ cup f milk 1 cup of bread powder 2 eggs 1 teaspoon of complete seasoning ¼ teaspoon … Continue reading

Foodies Delight – Stuffed Lomito

A top notch recipe, that deserves to be made. Ingredients 1 ½ lomito 1 teaspoon of chopped garlic 1 teaspoon of seasoning 1 teaspoon of salt ¼ teaspoon of pepper 1 teaspoon of soy sauce Cook It Up Spice up … Continue reading

Family Travel – Saturday Buffet Brunch, Guatemalan or US style?

My mother in law came to visit us to Antigua Guatemala for a weekend and since we love to take advantage of people visiting us, we decided to do something we’ve wanted to for a while, but have either been … Continue reading

Foodies Delight – Chopped Beef Perfect for Any Occasion

I always keep chopped beef in my fridge. It’s always useful, and handy, plus you can use it in a thousand different ways. Ingredients Meat 1 kilo of chopped beef 2 spoons of oil Onion, red pepper, celery and coriander … Continue reading

Foodies Delight – Colorful Sweet Pepper Salad

The extravagant color combination of this salad and its brilliant presentation are to die for. INGREDIENTS 1 sweet yellow pepper 1 sweet red pepper 1 sweet green pepper 1 sweet orange pepper 2 tablespoons of olive oil Cut every pepper … Continue reading

Foodies Delight – Avocados with Cream Dressing

INGREDIENTS 2 avocados 1 tablespoon of lemon juice 1 cup of light mayonnaise 1 teaspoon of jalapeño ½ cup of chopped onion 1 teaspoon of smashed garlic 1 teaspoon of salt ¼ teaspoon of pepper 3 tablespoons of finely chopped … Continue reading

Drinks ‘Round the World! – Strawberry Diaquiri

Hey fellow cocktailers! Welcome back to the monthly International Cocktail Hour – Drinks ‘Round the World. Your two lovely hostesses Lifecruiser and Travel Experta (Me) are super happy to have you here. This month I’ll it’s time for a yummy … Continue reading

Foodies Delight – Caribbean Soup (Sopa CARIBE)

What better way to spice up your life than with a true Caribbean special! Find more delicious Costa Rican traditional dishes.    INGREDIENTS Fish broth 8 cups of water 1 big onion cut into four 1 celery stick 1 teaspoon … Continue reading

Foodies Delight – Saturday Hamburger

What better way to spend a Saturday then eating a delicious hamburger with a Latin twist! INGREDIENTS 1 ½ kilo of hamburger meat 1 cup of ketchup ½ cup of honey 1 mushroom soup in powder 1 teaspoon of mustard … Continue reading

Family Travel – Perfect Family Dinner At Cuevita de los Urquizu in Antigua Guatemala

To be the perfect hosts, we took my brother, who was visiting us, out on the town. With a 5 year old, for an exciting night out in Antigua Guatemala. We were expecting either a lot of whining, too much … Continue reading

Guatemala Daily Photo – A Rather Wierd and Tasty Tropical Fruit

As weird as this fruit looks, it’s actually quite tasty. For More Great Info Get Your Book NOW! .

Foodies Delight – Cream of Shrimp – Crema de Camarones

An Aromatic cream sauce over big fat shrimps will definitely make everyone drool. INGREDIENTS 500 gr of shrimps with skin 4 cups of chicken soup 1 cup of fine chopped onion 30 gr of butter ¼ cup of flour 1 … Continue reading

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