Expat Interview: Living in San Juan del Obispo, Guatemala

On this post, the final in the series about San Juan del Obispo, I interview two expats that call this artisans’ village home and what someone can expect if they choose to do the same. First up is Kimberly, a teacher from the US. Interview with Kimberly Rich: Kimberly, how long have you been livingContinue reading “Expat Interview: Living in San Juan del Obispo, Guatemala”

Palacio del Obispo, San Juan del Obispo: Visitors Guide

If you’ve ever visited San Juan del Obispo‘s main plaza, one of the first things you’ll notice – it’s impossible not to – is the immense building that sits behind the church. In fact, chicken buses heading to San Juan del Obispo from Antigua (2.00Q for one way fare) will drop you off next toContinue reading “Palacio del Obispo, San Juan del Obispo: Visitors Guide”

Nispero Festival In San Juan Del Obispo, Guatemala

San Juan del Obispo, Guatemala, hosts a yearly¬†Festival del Nispero, which is held at the town’s main plaza. The plaza has outstanding views of the Panchoy Valley, and on a clear day, you can easily spot La Merced Church in Antigua. Because the town is on the slopes of Volcan Agua, it’s noticeably a fewContinue reading “Nispero Festival In San Juan Del Obispo, Guatemala”