Antigua Guatemala

What is Antigua Guatemala known for?


community local

their autonomous-community local powers, other Maya Indians viewed President Árbenz Guzmán favorably, like most of the population, and understood the socio-political importance of the Decree 900 Agrarian Reform Law. In the cities of Antigua Guatemala, San Martín Jilotepeque, and San Juan Sacatepéquez pro–Árbenz armed groups combated the Castillo Armas government, because of the forced Presidential resignation, and because they had much benefited from the Decree 900 land reform


beautiful architecture

to Saturday. It is in a neighborhood with a beautiful architecture. The home environment is a very beautiful colonial style. The family is quite friendly and can speak English and practice Spanish. *


great local

content Austrian restaurant that serves the best schnitzel this side of Vienna. One amazing treat for those of you from Austria! They also serve great local food and have a friendly, capable staff. *


water free

hotel is only four blocks from Central Park in the centre of Antigua. All rooms have private bath and hot water. Free coffee, tea and purified water. Wireless accessible from all rooms. Standard single room (USD18) with cable TV (USD22), Standard double room (USD22) with cable TV (USD26), Deluxe room with Volcan de Agua view and cable TV (USD35). Discounts for longer stays. *

fax +502 7832-3709 hours price USD69-115 checkin 15:00 checkout 13:00 content Luxury hotel only seconds from Central Park. 16 rooms and 9 suites, all with bath, breakfast, swimming pool, Jacuzzi, sauna, (massages available), 3 gardens with fountains and a 2nd level terrace. All rooms are decorated with beautiful Guatemalan furniture. Free Wi-Fi & Internet terminals, free purified water, free breakfast & coffee, laundry service, bag storage, travel services, airport pickups


quality service

content Good fondue, the beef is tasty, the shrimp, shrimpy. Bread is local, savory, and fresh. OK wine selection. The desert fondue is a good touch, the chocolate is great quality. Service was excellent including descriptions of the meals (in Spanish). The seating in the back is visible only if the garage door is open, so get a table back there for a pleasant night. *


water friendly

price Weekly, USD80, including 3 meals M-Sa content A family offering accommodation and food to share and friends who want to have a good experience in Guatemala. Have 3 double rooms available and the necessary facilities, hot water, friendly atmosphere. Connect There are many Internet cafes and long-distance phone shops in Antigua. Internet time costs from GTQ5-10 per hour. Internet shops often have video phones for Skype calls. Many phone shops use voice over Internet protocol


played live

tollfree fax hours price content Authentic food: fresh seafood, tapado, caldo de mariscos, ceviches, rice and beans, giffity, etc. Also traditional Garífuna punta music played live on the weekends. *


local charity

culture by staying with a local family here. Arrangements for family stay can be made through a local school, or through local charity that you might volunteer for. Cost of local stay to include room and board ranges from USD65 a week with shared facility to as high as USD150 a week for private shower bathroom. To really get into a glimpse of life in Guatemala, one can sponsor a child through a local charity, like Common Hope, or Mayan


local family

culture by staying with a local family here. Arrangements for family stay can be made through a local school, or through local charity that you might volunteer for. Cost of local stay to include room and board ranges from USD65 a week with shared facility to as high as USD150 a week for private shower bathroom. To really get into a glimpse of life in Guatemala, one can sponsor a child through a local charity, like Common Hope, or Mayan


feature articles

http: www.grupoquepasa.com email address lat long directions phone tollfree fax hours price content Bilingual monthly magazine based in La Antigua, with tourism and feature articles, interviews, and calendar of events, cinema, and live music. Print edition is available for free in many places in La Antigua and locations in Ciudad de Guatemala. *

Antigua Guatemala

'''Antigua Guatemala''' ( ) (commonly referred to as just '''Antigua''' or '''la Antigua''') is a city in the central highlands (Guatemalan Highlands) of Guatemala famous for its well-preserved Spanish (Spain) Baroque influenced architecture as well as a number of spectacular ruins of colonial (Spanish colony) church (Church (building))es. It served as the capital of the Kingdom of Guatemala. It has been designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Antigua Guatemala serves as the municipal seat for the surrounding municipality of the same name. It also serves as the departmental capital of Sacatepéquez Department.

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