Chicken Bus, 25 Tortillas, and Lava Rocks of Guatemala

Chicken Bus, 25 Tortillas, and Lava Rocks of Guatemala

“Chicken bus! Chicken bus! Please stop!”  I am running along a dusty street of Jocotenango, Guatemala, chasing a brightly decorated, refurbished US school bus.  In my right hand, I am holding a plastic bag with 25 freshly made corn tortillas.  My left hand is desperately 

Guatemala – Strangest Place for the Best Coffee

Guatemala – Strangest Place for the Best Coffee

Guatemala, a country where coffee is number three export after bananas and raw sugar, where coffee plantations crowd by volcano ranges, where thousands of people subsist by growing coffee, happens to consume some of the worst coffee in the world.  All of their flavorful coffee