Santa Clara Convent Courtyard: Antigua Guatemala Ruins

Here’s another September calendar for you! This wallpaper calendar features the ruins of Santa Clara Convent and Church, which in colonial times was one of the largest women’s convents in the city. This calendar is my wife’s favorite. Download this calendar below. There’s also another calendar available, featuring a well-recognized Guatemalan icon in handicraft form.Continue reading “Santa Clara Convent Courtyard: Antigua Guatemala Ruins”

Guatemala Chicken Buses: Wallpaper Calendar

September’s Antigua wallpaper calendars are here! This wallpaper calendar features Guatemalan Chicken Buses, the colorful and very much needed mode of transportation for the locals. Chicken Bus Handicraft Figurines These buses start out life in the US as school buses. At the end of their lifespan – and there’s plenty of life left on these busesContinue reading “Guatemala Chicken Buses: Wallpaper Calendar”

Wallpaper: La Merced Convent In Antigua Guatemala

Here’s another wallpaper for you! This wallpaper calendar features La Merced Convent. To learn more about the history of La Merced Church and its convent, check out my Visitors’ Guide by clicking here. Instructions on how to download below. View of La Merced Church from Convent This calendar is available in a US-friendly format which marks Sunday as the firstContinue reading “Wallpaper: La Merced Convent In Antigua Guatemala”

Ermita de la Santa Cruz, Antigua Guatemala: Visitors Guide

This wallpaper calendar features Ermita de la Santa Cruz, one of the oldest hermitages in Antigua Guatemala, its construction dating back to 1664. Located on the outskirts of Antigua (Calle Chipilapa), the church was built to serve the working indigenous population living outside of the capital. Ermita de la Santa Cruz History of Ermita de laContinue reading “Ermita de la Santa Cruz, Antigua Guatemala: Visitors Guide”

Antigua Guatemala Calendar: Captain-Generals Palace

June’s Antigua wallpaper calendars are now ready! These calendars feature Captain-General’s Palace, now finally open for cultural activities and a museum, and Cerro San Cristobal. Instructions on how to download below. ***For a list of Events happening in Antigua this month Click Here*** Captain-Generals Palace, Antigua Guatemala Cerro San Cristobal (Agua Volcano in the background) These calendars areContinue reading “Antigua Guatemala Calendar: Captain-Generals Palace”