Guatemalan Art

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Guatemala is a country with a rich heritage and beautiful art. These are sawdust carpets lining the streets of Antigua, Guatemala for the Easter processions. They are made by hand by individual families. These are truly remarkable in person. Tikal, Central America, South America, The Places Youll Go, Places To Go, Atitlan Guatemala, Guatemala City, Spanish Culture, Pacaya

TRADITIONS: DYED SAWDUST RUGS

Happy Monday everyone! Today I want to share one of my country's tradition and work of art that I have always loved, the dyed sawdust rugs...

The Quetzal: Guatemala's National Bird. The Quetzal is a symbol of freedom, as these birds cannot live in captivity. Most Beautiful Birds, Pretty Birds, Love Birds, Small Birds, Weird Birds, Kinds Of Birds, Beautiful Creatures, Animals Beautiful, Cute Animals

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Create a romantic ambiance that brightens your dining room with this crystal chandelier. Crystals dripping from the center of this chrome and black chandelier reflect the light from the six candelabra-style lights to provide just the right amount of brightness in your dining room to set the mood. With its soft, black cotton shade and chrome hardware finish, this chandelier provides a contemporary look and works well as the centerpiece of your family room.

I'm dreaming of Guatemala. Antigua to be exact. Jamaica, Barbados, Tikal, Panama City, Honduras, Belize, Costa Rica, Peru, Photo Voyage

Guatemala with Nena & Co.

In a world that can feel so saturated with tragedy and heart break it's hard to believe that there are still good people doing amazing things. While this week has been insanely frustrating and devastating to see what is happening around the world I decided to reflect on the positive and share some of the light I have been able to experience with you. Not too long ago I returned from a life changing trip to Guatemala. I was lucky to go with some of the most inspiring beautiful people…

Tikal is one of the largest archaeological sites and urban centers of the Pre-Columbian Maya civilization. It is located in the archaeological region of the Petén Basin in northern Guatemala. This amazing site is part of Guatemala's Tikal National Park, a Tikal, Mayan Ruins, Ancient Ruins, Aztec Ruins, Places To Travel, Places To See, Maya Civilization, Site Archéologique, Archaeological Site

Tikal is one of the largest archaeological sites and urban centers of the Pre-Columbian Maya civilization. It is located in the archaeological region of the Petén Basin in northern Guatemala.

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Antigua, Guatemala

Volcan de Agua. In Antigua, Guatemala. Single-RAW HDR, processed in Photomatix.

Dia de los Muertos pictures from around the world including Guatemala and Mexico. Tikal, Central America, South America, Places Around The World, Around The Worlds, Latina, Maya, Go Fly A Kite, World Festival

Dia de los Muertos: How Day of the Dead Is Celebrated Around the Americas

Sugar skulls, painted skulls, human skulls—these are the things Dia de los Muertos—or Day of the Dea—is made of.

Photograph by Leonel Rosales, My Shot Arco de la Merced in the city of Antigua Guatemala Guatemala Travel Honeymoon Backpack Backpacking Vacation Central America Ushuaia, Honduras, Belize, Costa Rica, Places To Travel, Places To See, Atitlan Guatemala, Guatemala City, Beautiful Places To Visit

Your Guatemala Photos -- National Geographic

See Guatemala photos submitted to National Geographic by users like you.

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stairs on Temple V are almost vertical

stairs on Temple V are almost vertical! Tikal, Guatemala

Quetzal--the national bird of Guatemala--a traditional symbol of liberty because the quetzal cannot be bred or held in captivity; it is noted to kill itself after being captured. Tropical Birds, Exotic Birds, Colorful Birds, Polo Sul, Polo Norte, Cute Birds, Pretty Birds, Animals And Pets, Cute Animals

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El hermoso Quetzal, ave nacional de Guatemala, símbolo de libertad, porque no puede vivir en cautiverio

 Each Mayan Village in Guatemala has its own distinctive textile pattern, making it possible to determine a persons home town by what shes wearing Coban, Tikal, Atitlan Guatemala, Guatemalan Textiles, Guatemalan Art, Spanish Speaking Countries, Guatemala City, Spanish Culture, Spanish Classroom

Trama Textiles

Our brand new catalog is now available, and live on our website! Check it out and see if you spot anyone you know modeling our products! ;)...

Check out this slideshow In-Nola In Guatemala in this list All Along the Spectrum Guatemalan Art, Guatemalan Textiles, Peruvian Textiles, Guatemala City, Brazilian Embroidery, Flower Market, Pottery Painting, Textile Patterns, Beautiful Patterns

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A great shop full of bright hand-crafted fabrics, leather goods, pottery, paintings, jewelry, and housewares. I was particularly interested in the beautiful patterns in the fabrics, and happily purchased a couple to bring home with me. Great stop for authentic Guatemalan souvenirs!