This is a travel blog for desktop travelers and other ramblers who want to know the world just a little bit better.

Right now I am living in Quetzaltenango, Guatemala where I'll be settled for a while. Thanks for reading!

Thursday, December 13, 2012

Diaspora for Dummies: 8 Easy Steps to Celebrating Hanukkah in Xela, Guatemala

1) Go to Catholic and Mayan ritual candle shop in the market and purchase 44 candles.

2) And while in the market don't forget your vegetable essentials!

3) Fashion your own Hannukiah from an ice cube tray and aluminum foil.

4) Begin preparing festive meal.

5) Light candles.

6) Eat festive meal.

7) Enjoy Aztec themed Hanukkah gelt from Mexico.

8) Open present won at your work's Christmas raffle.   Repeat x 8. 

Feliz Hanukkah everybody!