Tag: Lake Atitlán

Homestay With A Mayan family

July 10, 2013 | By | 3 Replies More
Homestay With A Mayan family

When I was in Guatemala I did a homestay with a Mayan family in the town of San Juan on Lake Atitlán. A homestay is an experience where you can live with a host family to study abroad, learn a new language, and exchange cultures. Families will often host visitors to supplement their income and […]

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Gourmet Coffee Tour in San Juan Lake Atitlán

June 10, 2013 | By | 8 Replies More
Gourmet Coffee Tour in San Juan Lake Atitlán

When tourists visit the town of San Juan in Lake Atitlán Guatemala they may only go for the women’s weaving cooperatives, but there’s a hidden gem worth visiting… an organic coffee farm. Guatemala is know for gourmet coffee so I wanted to taste it right at the source. If you drink coffee to start your […]

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