If your trip involves long stretches on a bus it’s recommended that you bring your favorite music with you (on a walkman, MP3 or similar device if you are traveling with a group).Even in some luxury hotels there won’t be a TV in the room; so bringing a book is a good idea.Persons of mixed or non-indigenous race and heritage may be called Ladino , a term that today indicates adherence to Western, as opposed to indigenous, culture patterns, and may be applied to acculturated Indians, as well as others.A small group of African–Americans, known as Garifuna, lives on the Atlantic coast, but their culture is more closely related to those found in other Caribbean nations than to the cultures of Guatemala itself.We have people signing up every day, so we're sure there is that someone special just for you. When you're not searching, have some fun with our other features like articles, games, web chats, video chats and polls. For some families, this is the first time and for others it is a return visit.The internet is full of information and all major travel books have information and additional website links.
We offer thousands of personal ads, video and web chat, web cam chat, matchmaking services, photo galleries, instant messaging and forums.Guatemala, meaning the “land of the forests” was ruled by indigenous people at the time of the Spanish Conquest in 1523.Today, different ethnic groups including native descendants, mixed cultural ethnicities and African-American groups have all contributed to Guatemalan customs and traditions.Before you go, educate yourself about the culture, economics, politics, and history of Guatemala.There are many Guatemala-specific resources definitely worth exploring in depth.Savor your time and experiences here and don’t sweat the small stuff – that is my job; taking care of your travel details to ensure a stress-free itinerary! I can coordinate any or all of your additional services while in Guatemala.