I hadn't been to Guatemala for decades, so when the opportunity to visit it for a bit before traveling in Costa Rica came up, I just had to go. It lived up to my memories, too, which doesn't always happen! This is Antiqua, Guatemala, surely one of the most charming Colonial Spanish cities there is.
Monday, October 29, 2007
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One of my favorite things about any old city is the doorways and windows -- no two are ever alike and they have so much more character than those in more modern buildings...
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We visited a jade manufactory, but as you can see, I found the building more interesting than anything, with its old boilers and whatnot:
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In another wing, a contemporary exhibit of artists trying to out-Frida the Mexican artist Frida Kahlo...
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