San Antonio Palopo

Lake (2011) San Antonio Palopo

San Antonio Palopo


San Antonio Palopó

San Antonio Palopó is a municipality in the Sololá department of Guatemala. The village is on the eastern shore of Lake Atitlán. The lowest elevation is 1,562 metres (5,125 ft) at the shoreline. The people of the region are Cakchiquel Maya with a distinctive style of clothing. The patron saint of the village is St. Anthony of Padua. The annual festival takes place on 12 June.

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boys playing wheel



view from a restaurant




Mayan buffet



Weaving Demonstration


back strap loom


showing back strap




wall hanging


mother and child

Lake (2011) San Antonio Palopo

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