There are multiple parts to a Semana Santa procession in Antigua. I am going to try to lead you through it via photos. Gather supplies for the Alfombra (Assorted flowers) (bags and bowls of colored […]
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Cucuruchos y Las Dolorosas
“While the word cucuruchos now refers to the men who carry Semana Santa floats, the word originally meant a piece of cloth, paper or card that formed a cone, like the traditional hoods used for […]
“Semana Santa” Holy Week in Antigua Guatemala: Preparations
Semana Santa is Holy Week in Antigua Guatemala. Holy Week occurs the week starting with Palm Sunday and ends on Easter. Antigua Guatemala is purported to be THE best place to witness this celebration.