Don't throw toilet paper, or anything else, into Guatemalan toilets.
Chicken bus prices in Guatemala are, very loosely, around Q10 ($1.35) per hour.
You can often save money on Guatemala travel by choosing local hotels over foreign owned hostels.
Lychee fruits are tasty, reasonably high in vitamin C and fairly cheap.
Los Siete Altares (the Seven Alters) is a popular attraction in Livingston, Izabal.
Guatemala is a well known coffee exporter, and yet there are many local eateries and restaurants
The Livingston to Punta Gorda, Belize boat leaves from Livingston on Wednesdays and Fridays for Q
The Litegua bus from Río Dulce to Guatemala City takes about six and a half hours and costs Q80 (