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I am a physician by education. I have lived in 5 countries in Latin America. I currently travel around Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador once or twice a month with motorcycle groups as a guide and tour organizer, booker. I itch to write on a regular basis once again.

  • Hometown

    Guatemala City, Guatemala

  • Location now

    Guatemala City, Guatemala

  • Work published

    Siglo News. Siglo XXI, Revista Clinica Española, Revista de la Facultad de Medicina de UAG.

  • Travel philosophy

    Keep it all in perspective.

  • Craziest place

    Rio de Janeiro during Mardi Gras.

  • Bizarre experience

    The rough and tumble equestrian races in Todos Santos, Guatemala each 1 Nov., All Souls Day.

  • Advice

    Expect to step outside your realm of experience when you travel abroad

  • Dream destination


  • Traveled before

    Canada, U.S., Mexico, Guatemala, Belize, Honduras, El Salvador, Nicaragua, Guatemala, Costa Rica, Panama, Colombia, Venezuela, Ecuador, Paraguay, Argentina, Chile, Peru, Germany, France, Switzerland, Italy, Scandanavia, S. Africa, Singapore, Hongkong

  • Going next

    Ahuachapan and San Salvador, El Salvador

Peter Aras's Guide Book Entries


  • Hotel San Pedro

    Oct 04, 2009 - Antigua, Guatemala

    If you are ready to step up from the budget category and gain greater privacy and more amenities, this small, ......

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  • Santa Clara Hotel

    Oct 04, 2009 - Antigua, Guatemala

    For travelers with a mid-range budget, this is a good choice for keeping the spending within bounds while still enjoying ......

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  • Welten Restaurant

    Oct 04, 2009 - Antigua, Guatemala

    This high-end, German-owned establishment has been earning an international reputation since it opened in 1984. The menu combines the finest ......

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  • Kaffee Fernando's

    Oct 04, 2009 - Antigua, Guatemala

    The dining experience at this eatery represents an excellent value, with a friendly staff, a helpful owner and clean, pleasant ......

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