Pretty much every visitor to Guatemala asks the question “is Guatemala City safe or not?” Local resident Nestor Quixtan says it’s not as bad as… Read More »Is Guatemala City Safe? (And Which Parts Should I Visit And/Or Avoid?)
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Guatemala Stories, Information, and Opinion
Craig Dempsey from Biz Latin Hub looks at PEO in Guatemala and explains why this type of outsourcing solution is gaining traction in that country… Read More »Why So Many Investors Are Interested in PEO in Guatemala
Vaccination to enter Guatemala is now mandatory for foreign (non-citizen/legal resident visitors from January 10, 2022. We overview the rules and offer a quick speculation… Read More »Mandatory Vaccination to Enter Guatemala Begins Tomorrow (January 10, 2022)
What are the Guatemala entry rules at the moment? Do all travelers need to be vaccinated or not? After a day of confusion and mixed… Read More »Confusion Over Guatemala Entry Rules: Do Travelers Need to be Vaccinated or Not?
Where in Central America should you go this Christmas? Here, to kick off our “Reasons to Visit Central America at Christmas” series, each country makes… Read More »Five Reasons to Visit Guatemala this Christmas
This time last week, we were all still in shock from the Facebook/WhatsApp/Instagram outage of the previous day. We survived in the end, of course.… Read More »Why Was Last Week’s Facebook Outage so Devastating for Guatemala?
A look at the measures in the new State of Calamity requested last night by President Alejandro Giammattei to Guatemala’s legislature. Guatemala‘s legislature ended up… Read More »Guatemala President Requests New State of Calamity to Combat Covid-19
Guatemala’s legislature has finally delivered its verdict on President Giammattei’s latest State of Calamity, implemented in mid-August. An emphatic rejection. Nestor Quixtan asks what’s next? … Read More »After Guatemala’s Rejection of the New State of Calamity, What Happens Now?
A new Guatemala State of Calamity went into effect over the weekend to try to combat the Delta variant of Covid sweeping through the country.… Read More »A Brand New Guatemala State of Calamity