Lent in Antigua Guatemala 2018, began on February 14, Ash Wednesday, to end with Holy Week and specifically on Easter Sunday, April 1 of this year, forty days of great display of religiosity and solemnity, with carpets beautifully decorated wi..
Guatemalan cuisine is a mixture and a fusion of two worlds, of two villages: The Spaniards and the Mayans; giving way to meals of the most varied and the Lent is not the exception. Maybe many names do not tell you anything, so I only mention s..
The masks are part of the Guatemalan tradition that has lasted since pre-Hispanic times. The masks are part of the lives of men, those who used them in Rome, Greece, Egypt and other countries was to fulfill the main function of “transfor..
day we want to present a multicolored painting of all that range that makes up the multicultural, multilingual and multiethnic Guatemala that we want to show to the world. In all parts of the world there are beauty contests that culminate with..
Today we are going to talk about some of the reasons why visit and what to do in Antigua Guatemala. When you plan your trip to Guatemala and you are looking for photos on your computer of Antigua Guatemala, you will be surprised by the color a..
On this occasion, we want to show a part of the richness of Guatemalans and the traditional suit or attire is part of the tangible heritage of Guatemala, The typical attire or costume, but first some data. WHERE DOES THE TYPICAL COSTUME COME F..
RELIGIOUS SYNCRETISM Today we want to share with you some of the religious syncretism that is part of the Guatemalan culture and you will wonder what syncretism is, well, syncretism is nothing more than the fusion of two religions since syncre..
ICONIC VILLAGES AROUND ANTIGUA GUATEMALA Today we are going to talk about some of the iconic villages that are close to the city of Antigua Guatemala, among them San Juan del Obispo, San Pedro las Huertas, San Felipe de Jesus, among others. Ea..
The “Canícula” is a very hot period of the year, but the peculiar thing is that it is like a break in the rainy season in Guatemala. It is usually characterized by extremely hot and clear days, brighter, greener and more vivid vegetation ..
Today we are going to talk about two different things, however, at the same time they are related. One is the celebration in Guatemala of the Virgin of the Assumption, patron saint of the city, and another is the celebration of the Divine Savi..