Archive for the ‘Places’ Category

Extreme photo of the week

Thursday, May 5th, 2016

Extreme photo of the week by José Moreno

It was simply incredible to see rollers that was impossible a few years ago become a reality now, now they have a big extreme park for rollers, skate and bike, so if you love that sports, you are welcome.

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Quetzaltenango’s Volcan Santiaguito erupting

Tuesday, May 3rd, 2016

Guatemala's Volcan Santiaguito erupting by José Moreno

Okay, do you want a xtreme experience? We’ve a perfect choice, Santiaguito volcano, located of 4 hours from the city, the Santiaguito Volcano made eruption 2 or 3 times a day, ok, we leave a short video recorded few months ago, enjoy it!

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Vintage telephone

Wednesday, April 20th, 2016

Vintage telephone by José Moreno

If you’re lookin’ for a old telephone for decoration or collection, Xela is a perfect place for search, some are located in unusual places such as interiors of houses, gardens, etc.

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Night windows

Tuesday, April 19th, 2016

night windows

In backside of INVO (a national secondary school) have many windows, I guess this windows was never open, but is a perfect spot to take a street photography.

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Fountain of wishes

Monday, April 18th, 2016

Fountain of wishes by José Moreno

I guess if you flip a coin this fountain not accomplish your wishes but you can try it.

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Midnight lights

Saturday, April 16th, 2016

midnight lights by José Moreno

Sometimes I take my camera at any time and take pictures, simple.

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Panoramic view from El Baul Hill

Thursday, April 7th, 2016

Panoramic view from El Baul Hill by José Moreno

Wake up in morning and take 30 minutos to hike to El Baúl Hill is a perfect think to do in Quetzaltenango, particulary the Sunday. Enjoy.

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Beautiful buildings forgotten (gallery)

Saturday, April 2nd, 2016

Beautiful buildings forgotten by José Moreno

One of the oldest buildings in Quetzaltenango, “Edificio de Correos y Telegrafos”, located in zone 1, worked more than 100 years ago, still works today but only two or three offices of 50. Beautiful right?

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Around Xela

Wednesday, March 30th, 2016

Around Xela by José Moreno

If you know or live in Xela, tell me where is this place?

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Habitual coffee brew bar

Monday, March 28th, 2016

Habitual coffee brew bar by José Moreno

Sometimes I live in Antigua and Panajachel and try to find the best coffee and the best barista and here in Xela I found him.

Always look up for have another perspective

Wednesday, March 16th, 2016

Always look up for have another perspective by José Moreno

While you walk through streets of Xela, you need look up for have another view of the city, sometimes are like two different worlds.

Backside of Mario Camposeco Stadium

Tuesday, March 15th, 2016

Backside of Mario Camposeco Stadium by José Moreno

This hidden place is really big and have a old pool in the background, but it’s not functionally.

Chocolatería Doña Pancha

Sunday, February 28th, 2016

Chocolatería Doña Pancha by José Moreno

The best homemade chocolate in Town, we recommend taste it.

Pila de Las Flores

Saturday, February 27th, 2016

Pila de Las Flores by José Moreno

This “Pila” is located in zone 1, in Barrio Las Flores, is fully functionally, you can visit it.

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A excellent view from Almolonga

Friday, January 8th, 2016

A excellent view from Almolonga by José Moreno

With my analog camera and 200mm lens I can shoot this photo.

Almolonga located to 15 minutes from xela, it is the largest producer of vegetable in the country, also have hot springs, saunas and big variety of pools, so if you want come, take a bus from xela for 3Q and enjoy this beautiful place.

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