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Colorful and Tiny Nativity Scenes






Don’t you wish you can have one these adorable Guatemalan nacimientos (nativity scenes) in your own home for the next Christmas? In …




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El Carmen Handicrafts Market






Visiting the El Carmen ruins folkart market is among the top things people do on the weekends and holidays in La Antigua …




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Guatemalan Chinchines or Sonajas






The sonajas or maracas take on a different name in Guatemala, they are called chinchines; an onomatopoeia (onomatopeya in Spanish). Generally, Guatemalan …




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Harmony in Chaos






Guatemalan textiles is all the proof that you need that there’s harmony in chaos; don’t you think?