Retirement destination: Antigua Guatemala

    Antigua Guatemala is a small colonial town nestled between three volcanoes, one of them still active, 25 miles from Guatemala City. Its mild climate, beautiful town center (a UNESCO World Heritage site) and laid-back atmosphere make it a perfect destination to live year round.   Being so close to Guatemala City and its […]

Retiring in Guatemala: Immigration, housing and banking

Retiring in Guatemala is a great option if you are looking for a country that still has a strong identity, beautiful landscapes, and a low cost of living. An ever growing number of US and European expats decide to make Guatemala their home after falling in love with the country during their first visit. Including […]

Three magical spots in Guatemala

Guatemala is a beautiful country many attractions that will enamor all kinds of visitors. Here are three of the most amazing spots in the country. 1. Antigua Guatemala A little gem of a colonial town, Antigua Guatemala used to be the capital of the country before it was relocated to Guatemala City. La Antigua, as […]

Retiring in Guatemala: How much does it cost

Retiring in Guatemala is a dream for many foreigners who want to retire under the sun and enjoy a country with a low cost of living. Here is a rough details of the costs you can expect if you want to retire in Guatemala. Immigration You are entitled to a 90 days visa every time […]