Archive for April 20th, 2011

Processions in Guatemala City

Wednesday, April 20th, 2011

For the capitalinos Semana Santa Holy Week started it a few days ago and finish the following Sunday, is common to find processions and many people are mobilized by the major areas of the Guatemala City.

The tours for the religious images in zona 1 and zona 2 can take all day, usually are back to the temple at midnight. During the holy week, christians celebrate the events surrounding the death and resurrection of Jesus. The one you can see in the picture is called Jesús Nazareno del Rescate

You can also find out what is happening during Holy Week in Antigua Guatemala in and Quetzaltenango in