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People and Culture of Antigua Guatemala

Antigua Guatemala is a large collection of monuments of immense value to our national heritage. People have a great responsibility to preserve Antigua, so that future generations can enjoy this beautiful city, and we enjoyed the. This beautiful place has great cultural activities, of which we mention Lent, this is celebrated and commemorated the Passion, Death and Resurrection of Jesus Christ. There is also the Antigüeña Sweets, which is an art practiced zealously within the large and thick walls of convents of nuns. I could Missing Tissue and Crafts, La Antigua is considered a major center of artistic influx in her tissues are marketers of different designs and colors that characterize each particular place.

The Candles with symbol Purifying Fire and Light

The Candles with symbol Purifying Fire and Light

In Antigua Guatemala you can buy candles whose value lies in the forms and decorations hand miss in quality and purity of the ingredients used. Candles have many uses, can be to enlighten, to adorn the churches, either to pray or to decorate your home. Fire is a purifying element, gives strength and light

Ice Cream Vendors in Antigua Guatemala

Ice Cream Vendors in Antigua Guatemala

Persons engaged in the sale of ice cream of all flavors, and sizes, cone, trowel or bags, daily roam the streets of Antigua Guatemala. Walking or using other means such as cycling. People that wear every day to bring this exquisite dessert.

Mother and son walking through the streets of Antigua Guatemala

Mother and son walking through the streets of Antigua Guatemala

A mother is an example of life and delivery, is given in love, a love without end, indestructible built on pillars, gives everything without expecting anything in return. No Matter the passage of time and distance his teachings never forget. Clear example this mother walking with her son, in the cobblestone streets of Antigua Guatemala.

Marimba the Musical Instrument

Marimba the Musical Instrument

The marimba is one of the national symbols of Guatemala approved in 1999, is a percussion instrument similar to the xylophone. Many musical groups in Antigua Guatemala, Guatemala and other countries around used the marimba as an important instrument to interpret each one of its melodies.

Imitation of Legends of Guatemala

Imitation of Legends of Guatemala

In Antigua Guatemala, to be more specific in the Merced, get actors who perform imitation of the legends of Guatemala, as Sombrerón, La Llorona, The Cadejo, the Siguanaba, among others. Entertaining people who enjoy their Show

A good break in Central Park

A good break in Central Park

There are times when you need to relax not only your body but also your mind, you need forget of some things that cause you stress, we encourage you to visit the Central Park in Antigua Guatemala and take a rest on the benches how are you there are people who enjoy nature.

Marimba Music

Marimba Music

Our beautiful Marimba, is one of the patriotic Symbols that adorn Guatemala, besides the popular rhythms, there are also classics that have been adapted for marimba, using their melodies for celebrations. In Guatemala are famous marimba groups as Chapinlandia Marimba, Marimba Antigua, among others.

Moments to share in Antigua Guatemala

Moments to share in Antigua Guatemala

Not too small or too adult to enjoy the scenery of Antigua Guatemala, a clear example is that of these people who enjoy the landscape or in the case of the girl enjoying a delicious ice cream on one of the stools that are Central Park of Antigua. Come and Share with your loved ones!

The Candles with symbol Purifying Fire and Light
Ice Cream Vendors in Antigua Guatemala
Mother and son walking through the streets of Antigua Guatemala
Marimba the Musical Instrument
Imitation of Legends of Guatemala
A good break in Central Park
Marimba Music
Moments to share in Antigua Guatemala

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