Guatemalan Comedores

The Guatemalan comedor is without a doubt one of the country’s greatest assets, and something we in the developed world should strive to emulate. One of the reasons it’s so cheap to travel in Guatemala is the prevalence of the magnificent comedor, which combines the...
refacción

The Famous Guatemalan Refacción

Don’t go looking for a ‘merienda’ (snack) in Guatemala. Here, the refacción (refa for short) is king. Refacción is typically enjoyed mid-morning and again in the early afternoon, especially in schools and offices. In fact, the Guatemalan government is required to provide free...