Discover ! Guatemala

discover THE FLOWERS OF GUATEMALA

1 September 2016
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Flowers are very important in the Guatemalan culture. We find them on the edges of the lakes where where Mayans held traditional rituals and in cemeteries and churches. There are tons of them in the markets where people carry them around in their arms or on top of their heads in huge bundles. They are drawn onto the walls and hedges in the streets and are woven or embroidered onto traditional costumes for women. I wish I could let you smell them, but here are the colors at least. Your imagination will have to do the rest…

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