Guatemala Cuisine

Local cuisine is based on traditional Mayan ingredients with European influences introduced during colonial times. There are different types of food by everyday consumption and certain dishes which are only prepared for special ceremonial celebrations. In the Guatemalan daily diet known as ¨comida casera” you will find beans (black, white or red ) prepared in […]

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Corpus Christi

The Corpus Christi (Latin for “Body of Christ”) is a Catholic feast to celebrate the Eucharist and to encourage more Catholics to participate in the festivities of the church. During the month of June in La Antigua, in the churches where the Corpus is celebrated, masses are held first, then the church’s Procession of the […]

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