Nestor Quixtan looks at a Guatemala tourism bill winding its slow way through the legislature, as Covid cases spike and vaccinations stutter. Could Bill 5857… Read More »Can a New Guatemala Tourism Bill Help Save the Sector?
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An overview of the new Guatemala Covid restrictions that went into effect this week, under the guise of a “State of Prevention”. This week, the… Read More »“State of Prevention”: A Look at the new Guatemala Covid Restrictions
Nestor Quixtan breaks down the Guatemala tourism crisis as businesses collapse, unemployment soars, and the Covid vaccination plans collapses. Over the last year or so,… Read More »Guatemala Tourism Crisis: Pushing the Panic Button
La Aurora Airport in Guatemala closed due to Pacaya Volcano eruption, causing cancellations and delays for travelers. Debido al cambio de dirección del viento de… Read More »Guatemala International Airport Closed Today Because of Ongoing Volcan Pacaya Eruption
The fourth episode of the www.centralamerica.com podcast where we speak to Nestor Quixtan, who needs no introduction to regular readers. He’s our “Man in Guatemala”,… Read More »The www.centralamerica.com Podcast: Talking about the Guatemala Covid Response with Nestor Quixtan
As Guatemala labors under yet another political crisis at the end of 2020, Nestor Quixtan offers a handy guide to the main points of contention… Read More »6 Keys to Understanding the Latest Guatemalan Political Crisis
2020 is a crazy year for travel, we know. But Central America is open for tourists this Christmas and could use the business. In return,… Read More »Five Reasons to Visit Guatemala this Christmas
Semuc Champey, Guatemala will reopen on November 10 according to tourism authorities. This article contains some affiliate (referral) links, where we make a small commission… Read More »Semuc Champey, Guatemala to Reopen in November