Antigua, Guatemala

Find out where to eat, stay and play when visiting Antigua, Guatemala.

Dancing Lessons for Kids – Salsa Classes in Antigua Guatemala

Last week I wrote about a private salsa lesson my husband and I had in Antigua in a Dance school called Salsa Chapina. That time our instructor mentioned that they also had dancing lessons for kids so before arranging a … Continue reading

Spotlight Guatemala – Filadelfia Coffee Resort & Spa in Antigua Guatemala

This time I want to take you to a beautiful resort located five minutes away from Antigua Guatemala called Filadelfia Coffee Resort & Spa. This is a gorgeous, family friendly hotel with colonial decoration located in the middle of a … Continue reading

Travel Experta’s Interesting Facts – A trip to the past in Antigua Guatemala

Sitting beautifully between three volcanoes: Acatenango, Fuego and Agua, Antigua is more than just a fabled colonial, cobblestoned street filled with delicious restaurants, luxury hotels, colorful homes and popular Spanish Schools. It still preserves the same majesty it did when … Continue reading

Guatemala Travel – Private Salsa Lessons in Antigua Guatemala

Finally my husband and I had some time to spend alone and together and we wanted to do something extra fun. After a lot of thinking we decided to go for something I have never tried before: A private salsa … Continue reading

Family Travel – Picnic with Family & Friends in One of Antigua Guatemala’s Monuments (Ruins)

As you guys know I’ve been living in Guatemala for the last year and one thing we love to do is to explore it. But this time we didn’t want to go too far so I called some of my … Continue reading

Guatemala Restaurant Review – Caffe Mediterraneo

Cost: Very Pricey Food Quality: Nothing outstanding for the prices they charge Decor: Simple, but with an elegant touch Service: Good Cuisine Type: Italian Location: 6th Street #6A, Antigua Guatemala Phone: 7832 – 7180 Website: Caffe Mediterraneo Check out more … Continue reading

Guatemala Restaurant Review – Cafe No Se, a Bohemian Bar in Antigua

Cost: medium Food Quality: average – small portions and over priced Decor: Dive atmosphere Service: average Cuisine Type: Mexican Location: 1st Avenue South #2, Antigua Guatemala Phone: 7821 – 2896 Website: Cafe No Se Here are more restaurants options for … Continue reading

Guatemala Restaurant Review – El Sabor del Tiempo in Antigua Guatemala

Cost: expensive Food Quality: mediocre Decor: vintage wine shop – Excellent decor Service: medium Cuisine Type: Italian Location: 5th Avenue (Calle del Arco) & 3rd Street, Antigua Guatemala Phone: 7832 – 0516 Website: El Sabor del Tiempo Make sure to … Continue reading

Guatemala Restaurant Review – Epicure in Antigua Guatemala

Cost: $10-20 Food Quality: Delicious Decor: Colonial with courtyard Service: Above average Cuisine Type: International Location: 3rd Avenue North #11B, Antigua Guatemala Phone: 7832 – 5545 Website: Epicure Get the scoop for the top restaurants of Antigua, Guatemala here.    … Continue reading

Guatemala Restaurant Review – Cafe Condesa in Antigua

Cost:  average Food Quality: above average Decor: beautiful, typical colonial style with courtyard Service: above average Cuisine Type: Cafeteria Style Location: 5th Avenue in Front of Antigua’s Central Park Antigua, Guatemala Phone: 7832 – 0038 Website: Cafe Condesa Don’t miss … 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

Spotlight Guatemala – Tour in the Pacaya Volcano, Guatemala’s Most Active Volcano

Can you imagine a delicious dinner with wine, cheese and delicious gourmet food on top of an active volcano? It is possible in Guatemala’s Pacaya Volcano! This volcano is just a short drive away from Antigua Guatemala. In this tour … 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

Photo Friday- Behind the Scenes of Antigua Guatemala’s Central Market

Market day is a hodge podge of different vendors selling more vegetables and flowers and fruit than is humanly possible to consume. Yet barely anyone makes it all the way back. Here come face to face with reality! Tons and … 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

Can You Guess What This Place Is In Antigua?

This is so out of character for me, but I just have to show this placein Antigua because it’s hard to believe! Antigua is the last remaining ‘TRUE’ colonial city in Latin America. The majority of the architecture dates back … Continue reading

Guatemala Daily Photo – A Beautiful Flower Bed in Antigua Guatemala

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Photo Friday – Antigua, Guatemala or The Ring of Fire?

Volcano Agua, this is my view from my terrace Apparently if you look from the sky down onto Earth you will see the famous Ring of Fire which is an almost perfect circle around the globe made up of volcanoes. … Continue reading