Many women in Guatemala still wear their traditional Mayan dresses. These said dresses are made of colorful fabrics.
As in other parts of Central America the back of a pickup truck is a normal mode of transport . No worries about seatbelts here. The cobblestones must make for a rough ride.
Fireworks!! When you lie in bed at night you would think the city is under attack but no its just fireworks. The locals love them and for no particular reason set them off every evening!!
The beginning of Semana Santa.
- The day commemorates the spreading of palms and clothing in Jesus' path as He entered Jerusalem prior to His crucifixion -