Here you will have an opportunity to read about stuff that we consider "the best of Guatemala". Food and drinks, services and products, even places will be depicted here. Guatemala is mostly an agricultural country with beautiful and diverse nature. There are many things you didn't know about it, and our mission here is to change it. If GEX is a front page of Guatemala, then consider this section as Guatemala's store window.

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Guateplast | Guatexplorer

Guateplast produces plastic items, mostly for the kitchen use. Today they offer more than 400 various items organized in several lines of products. You can find those products in supermarket chains in Guatemala. Since 1992 Guateplast has a contract with Walmart and exports to the USA.

San Martin bakery | Guatexplorer

San Martin Bakery started in 1974 with a small bakery and a big dream: wanting to be the best. During the decades it developed into a unique business model: bakery + cake shop + coffee shop + restaurant + yogurt + gift shop.

Pollo Campero | Guatexplorer

Pollo Campero is a Guatemalan fast-food restaurant chain whose main specialty is chicken. You can easily find Pollo Campero restaurants all over Guatemala.

Best of Guate | Gallo beerCervecería Centro Americana S. A. is the official name of the largest Guatemalan brewery. It was founded in 1886 by brothers Mariano y Rafael Castillo Córdova. The backbone of all the assortment of products produced here in Guatemala City is Gallo beer. The popular rooster became a national symbol that you will encounter during your visit to Guatemala almost everywhere.

Incaparina | GuatexplorerWhen buying in the supermarkets of Guatemala you’ll without any doubt notice Incaparina. To say that Incaparina is a national drink would be exaggerated, but it is true that it is one of the products that is mentioned when we speak about Guatemalan inventions.

Best of Guate | GuatexplorerIn the 1980s, José Fernando Mazariegos worked at the Central American Institute of Research and Industrial Technology, and together with his group of researchers presented in 1980 a filter that is now known as Ecofiltro.

B&B consumer goods | GuatexplorerGuatemalan food company B & B was founded by Eduardo Bustamante Rourk and Ileana Sinibaldi de Bustamante, on May 1st, 1958. It all began as a home factory of the homemade jellies that Dona Ileana gave to her friends. Her production was located in the garage of the family house. At the time, Don Eduardo continued to work as a chemical engineer. The following year he joined work in the family company and thus they begin their dream.

Best of Guatemala | GuatexplorerSooner or later during your stay in Guatemala, you'll meet traditional Guatemalan refreshing drinks. Usually, they provide them with your daily menu meal in some of the eateries (comedores). There are several drinks of that type: rosa de jamaica (hibiscus cold tea), horchata (rice with cinnamon), tamarind or other fruit juice.

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