It is a lake located in central america, specifically in Guatemala, in a department called Solola, Atitlan is a lake surrounded by more than 20 indigenous communities, where you find everything from a comfortable hotel to a beautiful smile, real and humble.
A cheerful smile is better than a perfect smile, In Atitlan, where development is mingled with underdevelopment, there is something unique, and it is its people.
As we have said in other post, it is a mostly indigenous community where there are more than 23 ethnic groups, and all have something in common, the kindness of its people, you will never go unnoticed, without you carrying a: good morning, good afternoon, In (Spanish), and an always friendly smile. As the lady of the photo, still loaded, took the time to pose for this post and give us details and directions of the place where we were. “Eye of Water” name of the canton.
A quetzal, besides being a very popular bird, for our publication, a quetzal is the official currency of Guatemala, the same one that you will use in Atitlan, exist from denominations of 100, 50, 20, 10, 5, 1, it is better to use the low numbers. With a quetzal you can buy different things and 7 quetzales are equivalent to one dollar, in case you use dollars, however, to visit Atitlan I recommend you change your official currency to quetzales, it will make the trip easier. Do not forget, if you have questions, do not hesitate to contact us