Views of Agua Volcano, Antigua, Guatemala

Agua Volcano dominates the southern skyline from the city of Antigua, Guatemala. With the city’s streets on an easy to navigate grid, Agua serves as a constant reminder of which direction you’re headed in the city. So here are some views of Agua — sometimes behind clouds, sometimes from city streets, and most often from a hill upon which is a cross just to the north of the city.

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Video: A humming bird at home in Guatemala

I was just sitting down to lunch at the home I’m staying at in Antigua, Guatemala, when a hummingbird stopped by.

That’s when I got my camera, in case the humming bird stopped by again. It did.

Colors of Antigua, Guatemala

What stands out when walking around Antigua, Guatemala, are the many colors on the sides of buildings and walls that line the city streets. Here are a few of them.

What stands out when walking around Antigua, Guatemala, are the many colors on the sides of buildings and walls that line the city streets. Here are a few of them.

Fuego on fire in Antigua, Guatemala

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The Fuego Volcano outside Antigua, Guatemala, was spewing dark ash all day on  Sunday, Jan. 3, 2016.

At sunset, we could finally see the flames shooting up from the volcano.

A view of the Agua Volcano, Antigua, Guatemela

After nearly two days of cloud cover, the volcano that dominates the southern end of Antigua, Guatemala, finally showed itself.

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