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THE GUATEMALAN SYMBOL OF FREEDOM: THE RESPLENDENT QUETZAL
THE GUATEMALAN SYMBOL OF FREEDOM: THE RESPLENDENT QUETZAL

By Coordinator - Volunteers on Apr 08, 2021

Worshipped by Mayas and Aztecs, the Quetzal is the symbol of Guatemala. This symbolism is not accidental: the local tradition considers it a symbol of freedom because it was believed it preferred to die of hunger rather than to live as a prisoner.

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LET'S VISIT TOGETHER THE TWO MUST-SEE MAYAN SITES IN GUATEMALA!
LET'S VISIT TOGETHER THE TWO MUST-SEE MAYAN SITES IN GUATEMALA!

By Coordinator - Volunteers on Mar 04, 2021

So don't stop, keep looking, keep snooping and keep falling in love with this beautiful country. And as soon as this period will be over, come visit and breathe in the magic that these places exude. We at Trama Textiles are waiting for you with open arms!!

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The Coffee Journey
The Coffee Journey

By Coordinator - Volunteers on Feb 05, 2021

The journey from the tree to the cup takes time, efforts and lot of work. The best coffees must not only have been harvested at the best time of ripeness, but they must also have "stabilized" sufficiently before being roasted, so that the fine aromas and flavors can be experienced at their maximum. Flavours and aromas of coffee depend on the characteristics of the soil, temperatures, altitude, rainfall and winds. All these characteristics make the bean unique. In Guatemala there are eight coffee production areas characterized by as many microclimates. Let's discover them together!

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The richness of languages in Guatemala
The richness of languages in Guatemala

By Coordinator - Volunteers on Jan 17, 2020

As you might know – or not -, there are approximately 7000 languages spoken around the world. And this number doesn’t include all the local dialects! However, as Guatemala demonstrates, these dialects can be...

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