News from Santa Cruz la Laguna, Lake Atitlan, Guatemala. Updates on dining, hotels, entertainment, tours.

News from Santa Cruz, Lake Atitlan

Santa Cruz news about things to do in San Marcos, movies, Spanish-language schools, hotels, dining and entertainment at Lake Atitlan, Guatemala - find it all here in this excerpt from Atitlan Sol Magazine.

Deember 16, 2012

18: Hotel IslaVerde has a Christmas Eve dinner and a New Year's Eve dinner, with boats from San Marcos. See Christmas Dinner and Parties at the lake.

November 28, 2012

art painting art center santa cruz atitlanThere's a Gastronomical Festival on November 30 that features over 30 entrees and other food buffet-style. Students of a local culinary school will prepare the meals at Cafe Sabor Cruceno. Q125, 1-5 PM.


Hotel IslaVerde is an "echochic" hotel with unique rooms that offer privacy and fine views.


The lakeside restaurant at Hotel IslaVerde has a wide variety of meals for breakfast, lunch and dinner. La Iguana Perdida hosts a big barbeque on Saturdays. Bistro Jacaranda's homemade bagels are a big hit with locals as well as tourists.

Things to Do, Activities in Santa Cruz

Kayaks are available next to Hotel Isla Verde.

Currency Exchange, ATMS

No banks or ATMs here. Panajachel is the closest place for changing money or ATM withdrawals. Hotel IslaVerde accepts Pay Pal.

Lake Atitlan, the Most Laid-back Lake in the World