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Guatemala's Raw Ecotourism versus a Hawaiian Vacation Experience - How a Guatemalan vacation may not be that different from a luxury Hawaii vacation! Ecotourism opportunities in Coban and the Verapaces offer many of the same benefits of an outdoors-geared vacation to Kauai, Hawaii...
Guatemala - the Law of the Land Basics and a Brief Business Law Guide - Welcome to Coban, Guatemala and the Verapaces, the green heart of one of the most beautiful countries on earth! This article is intended to provide a basic overview of the legal system of Guatemala and some general information for those wishing to become a little more than tourists after a visit to the largest country in Central America...
Where to Get a Delicious Cheesecake on your Guatemalan Vacation - Well, it may not be the first thing on every Guatemalan tourist's mind, but from time to time a weary traveler realizes that there's just no substitute for an indulgent dessert, and in the world of desserts, cheesecake takes the cake...
A Wonderful Aquarium Fish Native to Guatemala that can Spice up Your Fish Tank - When you return home from your vacation to Coban, Guatemala and the beautiful Verapaces, one thing you might consider is heading to your local fish supply store to look into purchasing a beautiful fish that is native to Guatemala...
How to Stay Current with Movies while Traveling in Guatemala! - If you're like most, your plan is to make the city of Coban your home base for Guatemalan exploration, and we know how relaxing a good movie can be at the end of an action packed day exploring all that Alta Verapaz has to offer...
Exploring Indigenous Cultures from Hawaii to Guatemala - Love to explore the cultures and people of the past? Well from Hawaii to Guatemala and everywhere in between, there are plenty of things you can do to learn about the cultures and peoples of times past...
Remodeling Ideas from Central American Travel - A midwestern traveler finds ways to bring a Guatemalan vacation back home - in the form of home improvement and room remodeling...
Jewelry Abounds in Alta Verapaz - Looking to bring back some jewelry from your Guatemalan travels in Coban and the Verapaces? There are lots of options, and here's where you can start...
Charitable Organizations Help House Guatemalan Families - They may not be using home plans, but they are building homes for families in need all over Guatemala. Learn more about what's going on in charitable home building...
Effort Improves Success of Congenital Heart Surgery in Guatemala - The process of a developing country becoming a developed country is never a seamless one, but an effort that began in 1997 to create a comprehensive program in Guatemala based around the pediatric cardiac surgical practices used in the United States is a wonderful example...
Water is Life in Coban - Water is life in the world at large and in Coban as well. Despite the seemingly constant rains and chipi chipi, Cobaneros often fall back on their cisterns for a secondary water supply...
Cobán Half Marathon Offers 13.1 Miles of Beauty and Culture - Running is a sport that continues to grow in popularity. With races big races like the New York City Marathon, The Marine Corps Marathon, The Los Angeles Marathon, The Chicago Marathon, and The Rock and Roll Marathon, people of all ages and athletic abilities are joining the ranks of mid-pack and back of the back runners...
Design Innovator Names High-End Espresso Machine After Coban Region - Ask any Coban resident what his or her city is known for and without a doubt they will answer with one word: café. Coffee is in the air that the residents breathe. It engrained in way they begin each day. It is also way of life. The lush mountainous region of Coban affords near-perfect conditions for coffee growing and harvesting...









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