Surrounded by superb colonial structures, this broad and beautiful plaza is the gathering place for antigüeños and visitors alike – a...
Palacio de los Capitanes Generales
Dating from 1549, the palace was colonial headquarters for all of Central America, from Chiapas to Costa Rica, until the capital was...
Museo del Libro Antiguo
The Museo del Libro Antiguo showcases the greatest hits of the early days of Guatemalan printing, plus a replica of Guatemala's first...
As much Guatemala weekender as tourist hangout, the 'wacky monkey' serves up a good blend of comfort foods and local dishes, as well as...
La Fonda de la Calle Real
One of three branches of a restaurant devoted to regional Guatemalan cuisine, this is the closest one to Parque Central.
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Café Condesa information
Baked goods – pies, cakes, quiches, scones and house-baked whole-wheat sandwich bread – are the strong suit at this grand old cafe set around the patio of a 16th-century mansion off the main square. The lavish Sunday buffet (Q78), from 9am to 1pm, is an Antigua institution.