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Guatemala City



Would someone with physical disabilities have difficulties living in this city?

Yes. Sidewalks are bad, ramps are uncommon. - Jun 7, 2015
It wouldn't be a great place to live if you are in a wheelchair as the sidewalks are either pretty torn up or non-existent and there are lots of cobblestone roads in parts of the city and in some of the more touristy places like Antigua. That being said, most buildings, including the Embassy, have elevators or ramps. - Apr 23, 2014
Probably yes. Sidewalks are bumpy and uneven. Even though most public places, such as restaurants, shopping malls and the like are accessible, quite a few are not - including the Foreign Ministry, which is mostly impassable for wheelchair users. - Jan 3, 2014
It wouldn't be that easy to get around, as sidewalks are uneven. - Nov 7, 2011
There is an ample amount of wheelchair ramps, but they are very steep and short. I can't imagine how someone in a wheelchair would safely maneuver on them. But I don't think it would be impossible, especially if you live in a highrise with an elevator. - May 2, 2010
It would be hard to get around here with physical disabilities. - Mar 11, 2008