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Paint Jobs in Antigua Guatemala






Often times it feels that the walls of Antigua Guatemala are always being painted. I know some houses that are painted once …




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Weekend Vistas At Calle del Arco






On the weekends and holidays, Calle del Arco is turned into a pedestrian path. Honest, I don’t understand why they don’t make …




Visual Duel in Antigua Guatemala © Rudy Giron

-6 Days to 9th Anniversary: The Visual Duel






The painter vs the photographer in a duel on Calle del Arco, Antigua Guatemala. Each one with the visual tool of choice. These are quotidian vistas one can find in Antigua Guatemala on a typical weekend…







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Roof repairs before the rains






During the dry season Antigua Guatemala goes through a lot repairs and paint jobs. In my opinion, the paint jobs are to …




Arch Street Marimba Music by Zach Olson

Arch Street Marimba Music






Every Saturday and Sunday the city closes 5a avenida norte, better known as Calle del Arco, to all traffic. Only allowing people …




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Lent’s First Sunday Procession






Sunday was such a great day in La Antigua Guatemala; nice weather conditions and a wonderful atmosphere all around town with people …




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Costumbrism Photographs From Antigua






Okay, here is my contribution to the Costumbrism Photographs From La Antigua Guatemala. What better specimen for the costumbrism photography of Antigua …




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Watercolor Painters from Antigua






Watercolors from La Antigua Guatemala can be found and bought in just about every tourist town in Central America. In Calle del …




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Shoe-shining at Calle del Arco






Shoe-shinning is quite inexpensive in La Antigua Guatemala, about Q2/US$0.25 so there is no reason not to have one’s shoes shinning and …




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El Arco de Santa Catalina






To finish the miniseries on The Arch of Santa Catalina, here it is the actual arch with white stucco and classic Antigüeño …




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Corner at Calle del Arco






Oh how I wish I could capture in images the feelings, the energy and the tranquil atmosphere one gets while strolling around …




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Arch-framed Volcán de Agua






Yesterday’s shot of the Arch of Santa Catalina was taken from the South looking towards the North, with the main dome of …