July 2, 2015

The Stranger-Than-Fiction Origin Story

Should you ever find yourself in Guatemala, be sure to make your way to Antigua, a beautiful colonial-era town an hour or so outside of Guatemala City full of stunning Spanish Baroque architecture, restaurants, shops and bars. And, should you find yourself in Antigua, be sure to make your way to Cafe No Se, a speakeasy-cum-mezcal bar-cum bookstore-cum live music venue started by American ex-pat John Rexer in “2003 ish maybe 2002” (his and his team’s words) and the home of Ilegal mezcal,