"Chichicastenango (market)" Top 5 Page for this destination Guatemala Things to Do Tip by worldtraveler55

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On thursday and sunday here takes place one of Guatemala's largest indigenous market.
The villagers spread out there vegetables, fruits. chunks of chalk (ground to a powder, mixed with water and used to softendried maze), balls of wax, handmade harnesses and other merchandise and wait for customers.
Tourist-orientated handcraft stalls selling masks, textiles, potery and so on also occupy the plaza and the streets around.

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  • Updated Sep 30, 2005
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