Archive for the ‘Markets’ Category

Fresh white tortillas anyone, anyone?

Tuesday, April 26th, 2016

Fresh white tortillas by José Moreno

Around xela you can see thousand of Tortillas sellers, the “three times” breakfast, lunch and dinner is normally eat tortilla three times in the day, in my case I love the black tortillas, how many tortillas would you eat first time?

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Variety of candles and sale of strange stuffs

Saturday, April 23rd, 2016

Variety of candles and sale of strange stuffs by José Moreno Inside of La Democracia market, are variety of mini shops who sales strange stuffs like, color candles, copal, species, paper per pound, pots, used box and medicinal herbs. Walk around of this market is a pleasurable experience if you want know who live people here.

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Plates, cups, forks, pots, etc.

Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016

Plates, cups, forks, pots, etc. by José Moreno

La Democracia Market or La Terminal you can buy every you search, fruits, food, plates, glasses, clothing, condiments, pirate discs, wherever you want, just ask anybody.

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Xela Colorfull fruits

Wednesday, March 2nd, 2016

Xela Colorfull fruits by José Moreno

In mercado la Democracia you can find a low price fruits and very fresh.

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Ceremonial candles

Saturday, November 29th, 2014
Ceremonial candles by José Moreno

Ceremonial candles by José Moreno

The Guatemalan Ceremony uses a great variety of colored and aromatic candles. You also need copal, wax, sugar, among others. You can find these products inside any markets or a little stores around Xela.

Lleve su fruta

Tuesday, October 14th, 2014
Lleve sus frutas -José Moreno Photography-

Lleve sus frutas -José Moreno Photography-

Market place and bus terminal all in one! Visited by locals and foreigners, it’s the perfect place to find all kinds of fresh fruit and vegetables amongst other things. And if you feel like a trip after shopping you can take a chicken bus from here to any spot in Guatemala!

Text translate: Nadia Peláez

Market place, a really low cost

Sunday, October 12th, 2014
Market -Photo by Marieke Smulders-

Market -Photo by Marieke Smulders-

When walking around in Xela you’ll see many spots like this one, where you can find all kinds of basic grains amongs other things. Most of it is local products at a very low cost!

Text: Nadia Peláez

Roscas

Friday, April 26th, 2013

Roscas by José Moreno

This type of cookie made in Guatemala, the find on Sunday in the markets and in the central park, almost always can try them at fairs, the price is 10 to 15Q pound and worth trying.

Este tipo de galleta hecha en guatemala, la encuentras los domingos en los mercados y en el parque central, casi siempre puedes probarlas en las ferias, el precio es de 10 a 15Q la libra, y vale la pena probarla.

Frijoles Rojos

Tuesday, April 23rd, 2013

Frijoles Rojos by José Moreno

Beans that are available in markets throughout Guatemala, eh seen that mostly cooked meat.

Frijoles que se consiguen en los mercados de toda Guatemala, eh visto que los cocinan con carne mayormente.

Zunil Market

Sunday, April 21st, 2013

Mercados de Quetzaltenango

The zunil market, located to 20 minutes from xela, Markets Guatemala, full of colors and flavors.

El mercado de zunil, hubicado a unos 20 minutos de aquí, Mercados de Guatemala, llenos de colores y sabores.

Vegetables and Seeds

Monday, February 25th, 2013

Vegetables and seeds by José Moreno

In any kind of food I love to add this guy to the food and is widely used in food as Pepian, Estofados,  Jocom, etc.. If you’ve been in xela Have you tried any of these foods?

De toda tipo de comida me encanta agregar este tipo a la comida y es muy utilizado en la comida tícipa Quetzalteca como el Pepian, Estofados, Jocom, etc. Si haz estado en xela ¿Haz probado alguna de estas comidas?

Market Days in Xela

Sunday, February 24th, 2013

Market Day in Xela by José Moreno

If you are looking for the freshest fruit you definitely have to visit xela markets every day find fruits, vegetables, meats, etc.. Also find in supermarkets but with a somewhat more expensive price. What do you prefer, public market or supermarket?

Si estas buscando la fruta mas fresca definitivamente tienes que visitar los mercados de xela, todos los días encuentras frutas, verduras, carnes, etc. También encuentras en los supermercados pero con un precio un tanto más caro. ¿que prefieren ustedes, mercado publico o supermercado?

Fresh fruits / low prices

Saturday, February 9th, 2013

Fresh fruits by José Moreno

 

There are many places where they sell fresh fruit (super markets, bus station, etc.) but you can buy here in the downtown market, can be priced and you can say that will convince other, and can even talk to people.

Hay muchos lugares en donde venden fruta fresca (super mercados, la terminal de buses y otros) pero puedes comprar aqui en el mercado del centro, puede tener un precio y tu puedes decir otro que te convenza, y puedes hasta platicar con las personas.

Forgotten Places

Tuesday, January 29th, 2013

Forgotten Places by Jose Moreno

 

Many places like this that most people do not know and may never have visited, this was a few years ago the main market, but after a fire was almost abandoned, now works the same way as a market but as you see, only sell food and nothing else. Did you know this place?

Muchos lugares como estos que la mayoría de personas no conocen y que quiza nunca han visitado, este hace algunos años era el mercado principal, pero luego de un incendio quedo casi en el abandono, ahora funciona de igual manera como mercado pero como ven, solo venden comida y nada más. ¿Sabian de este lugar?

Guatemalan glasses

Wednesday, January 16th, 2013

Guatemalan glasses by José Moreno

 

Such vessels are sold in many places in Xela, for example in Central Market, and the first Sunday of each month in the central park, and I think their designs are almost endless and you can see thousands of designs.

Este tipo de vasos los venden en muchos lugares en xela, por ejemplo en Mercado del Centro, y los primeros domingos de cada mes en el parque central, y creo que sus diseños son casi infinitos ya que puedes ver miles de diseños.