Antigua Guatemala for Semana Santa (Easter Week)

Antigua Guatemala

This week has been a real treat. One reason is the view from our barrio (on a clear day). Another is that, although I have been here many times, I have never visited Antigua during Semana Santa. Easter is serious business around here. The people who walk the processions often go from 4 AM until 1 AM, taking turns carrying giant floats made of mahogany and weigh up to 4 …continue…