giant kite festival

Sumpango Giant Kite Festival

Every year, on November 1st, el Día de Todos Santos (All-Saints Day), a festival is held in the town of Sumpango, Sacatepéquez, located between San Lucas Sacatepéquez and Chimaltenango on the Pan-merican highway. People from all over the Guatemala, in addition to countries around...
guatemalan holidays

Guatemalan Holidays

Guatemalan holidays are no laughing matter. Fun-loving chapines can be found celebrating something just about every week of the year. The following is a list of must-see celebrations and when they occur so that you can plan your trip to take part in the fun. Semana Santa (Holy...