Sensuous Guatemala: Holiday Mélange

Guatemalan Christmas Season Vistas (photos: Rudy Girón/rudygiron.com)

Red and green are the traditional holiday colors around the world, including Guatemala. Here, however, sight is not the only sense involved in the year-end celebrations. Pungent odors and delightful tastes combine with vivid colors and sweet sounds in a multi-sensory holiday mixture. Bells ring with special joy, carolers sing, marimbas play the music of the season throughout the Highlands […]

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