You can often save money on Guatemala travel by choosing local hotels over foreign owned hostels.
Chicken bus prices in Guatemala are, very loosely, around Q10 ($1.35) per hour.
Hot showers in Guatemala mostly rely on electric shower heads.
The chicken bus from Xela to Zunil costs Q4.95 ($0.66) and takes about forty min
The Livingston to Río Dulce water taxi runs at 9:30 AM and 2:30 PM and costs Q125 ($16.65).
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
Settle prices with taxis, tuk-tuks, motorcycles and boats before getting in (or onboard).