People in Guatemala carry machetes.
If you need to start a fire, you'll want some ocote.
Settle prices with taxis, tuk-tuks, motorcycles and boats before getting in (or onboard).
Cashew apples are considered a delicacy in Guatemala.
The Litegua bus from Río Dulce to Guatemala City takes about six and a half hours and costs Q80 (
Hot showers in Guatemala mostly rely on electric shower heads.
Chicken bus prices in Guatemala are, very loosely, around Q10 ($1.35) per hour.
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