Colonial Church, Santiago Atitlan

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#2 of 8 in Historic Sites in Western Highlands
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  • This church has such an interesting history with the blend of Catholic and Mayan beliefs and traditions. The interior is unlike other Catholic churches. It also honors the memory of one of its Catholi...  more »
  • Arrived by boat on our day long tour of villages surrounding Lake Atitlan. Santiago is one of the largest and is known for woodcarving especially the "Santos". These are carved statuary depicting many...  more »
  • yesterday I wrote that the church in Chichicastenango is the nicest one I saw in Guatemala. But this one equals it for sure. imposing from the stairs up to the square in front of the church, up to the...  more »

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