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The streets of Antigua
Market chaos among a kaleidoscope of colors - Guatemala Part 2 - May 2015

June 30th 2015
We left Panajachel in some pretty overcast conditions. Higher and higher we went as we started to make our way to CHICHICASTENANGO (yeah that is a mouthful). The views, as we were driving, were still stupendous as the lake stretched out below us with volcanoes visible as far as the eye could see. What a natural spectacle. We started getting into the highlands where it was really, really rural. The ... read more
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Guatemalan Flag The Maya civilization flourished in Guatemala and surrounding regions during the first millennium A.D. After almost three centuries as a Spanish colony, Guatemala won its independence in 1821. During the second half of the 20th century, it experience... ... read more
11th October 2018

"Old cobble-stoned streets and gorgeous wooden doors"
These words take me back to Zanzibar...hopefully they take you back to Guatemala & Antigua...and the fabulous streetscapes in this blog.

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