Jurg Widmer Guatemala

Best natural wonders in Guatemala

Guatemala is many things: culturally diverse, with a rich and fascinating history, remarkable art, architecture and cuisine. But it is also a country that has an endlessly beautiful natural landscape too. So, whether you are looking for dramatic volcanoes (some of which are still active), black sand beaches or dense jungles packed with exotic animals and the mysterious ruins of […]

Jurg Widmer Guatemala - Art

Rough guide to Guatemalan art and culture

It is no surprise that Guatemala has inspired countless generations of artists, from musicians and painters to great architects and writers. It is a country whose cultural mix is a vibrant concoction of Spanish influences colliding with ancient indigenous art forms as well American, African and even Caribbean flavours. So, with that in mind, here is our rough guide to […]