We offer living in a host family with native Mayan families or Ladino families. It’s a very humane and cultural experience because you will be living among the complete community. The adapting skills of the traveler is a key point in enjoying the visit. He will live a completely different live from the one back home and he will be enriched with new knowledge from a different town. The families are chosen according to very strict rules to ensure the wellbeing of the students. The rooms are for the students only and is not allowed to smoke. At any time is a student taken in with another person unless is from the same group. The drinking and cooking water is purified, and the families offer different types of food but is mostly regional food.
- Provider: Amistad Guatemala Foundation.
- Who: Over 10 years, groups, volunteer, travelers, individual, tourists.
- Locations: Antigua, Jocotenango, Lake Atitlan.