Guatemala is a well known coffee exporter, and yet there are many local eateries and restaurants
People in Guatemala carry machetes.
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.
Lychee fruits are tasty, reasonably high in vitamin C and fairly cheap.
The Livingston to Río Dulce water taxi runs at 9:30 AM and 2:30 PM and costs Q125 ($16.65).
Haggling over prices in Guatemala is normal.
If you need to start a fire, you'll want some ocote.