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· August, 2006

Stories about Guatemala from August, 2006

Guatemala: Attempt to Silence Guatemalan Radio Journalist

Patrick of the Guatemala Solidarity Network gives more context to the reported shooting of Radio 10 host Vinicio Aguilar Mancilla.

Guatemala: Heavy Handed Army Activities

Patrick of the Guatemala Solidarity Network gathers local reaction to “heavy handed Guatemalan army activity in Ixcan.

Global Food Blog Report #28

#1: From Tanzania, spices up the day with an incredible easy and delicious recipe to prepare "Chatini Ya Ukwaju" (Tamarind Chutney). It is great with bread, and a tasty...

Guatemala: Huehuetenango Theatre

Chapinadas notes the projected jump in tourism for the month of August and describes one of the lesser-known tourist attractions, the Municipal Theatre of Huehuetenango.

Guatemala: Why Are The Doors So Big?

Antigua Guatemala Daily Photo explains why a country not known for its citizens’ height has such gigantic doorways.

Guatemala: Looking for Palladin

El Blog Diablogico runs into a film crew in Antigua only to discover what will be the first full-length feature to be shot entirely in Guatemala since Green Jade back...

Guatemala: Oil Exploration in National Parks

Guatemalan blog Chapinadas writes that “the opening of a new process to explore and produce oil close to the National Park Sierra del Lacandon in Peten is causing problems between...

Guatemala: Blog Marathon

Oscar Mota announces the commencement of the “Guatemalan Blogs Marathon,” which will coordinate and track conversations throughout the Guatemalan blogosphere for one week, starting today. You can subscribe to the...

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