Departamento de Sacatepéquez Off The Beaten Path

  • In the square, San Pedro Huertas
    In the square, San Pedro Huertas
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  • Church, San Juan del Obispo
    Church, San Juan del Obispo
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  • Church and musicians, San Pedro Huertas
    Church and musicians, San Pedro Huertas
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Departamento de Sacatepéquez Off The Beaten Path

  • Outskirts of Antigua

    Antigua Guatemala Off The Beaten Path

    From San Pedro we drove through the old (that is the second) capital of Guatemala, Ciudad Vieja to this, the final village on our route. It was interesting to see that the abandoned capital was still a lively place, but with little of the grand architecture that makes its successor so special. On the outskirts some new, rather affluent-looking...

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  • Jocotenango

    Antigua Guatemala Off The Beaten Path

    the Casa de Azotea contains a coffee museum, a small costume museum,and Casa Kojom, a music museum. (Kojom means music in some Maya languages.) I especially liked the Music Museum. The woman working there not only explained the early instruments, she demonstrated most of them. A turtle shell struck with a deer antler makes a good rhythm...

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  • Valhalla Experimental Station

    Antigua Guatemala Off The Beaten Path

    The Valhalla Macadamia Nut Plantation is an organic farm. The nuts fall to the ground when ripe, and they are harvested by hand. They have an outer husk as well as a hard shell. These guys built a husking machine that can process 1 ton per hour, and an old tire is one of the main parts. The nuts are dried and then go to a gravity-fed sizing...

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