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Chichicastenango market is an exciting event at any time of year but at christmas time, it’s surreal long before dawn every thursday and sunday, traders flock to chichi to set up their stalls by torch and candlelight. Facts about chichicastenango this is a great place for those looking for the authentic market experience in guatemala celebration of the festival of santo tomás in chichicastenango. The refajo also identifies women’s social status, by showing an embroidered cross in the side of the skirt for single women and a cross at the centre for married women for centuries, fabrics in coffee and purple colours have referred to nobility among these communities.
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Chichicastenango , also known as santo tomás chichicastenango , is a town in the el quiché department of guatemala , known for its traditional k'iche' maya culture the spanish conquistadors gave the town its name from the nahuatl name used by their soldiers from tlaxcala : tzitzicaztenanco, or city of nettles its original name was chaviar. A woman from oaxaca prepares for a parade in celebration of day of the dead traditional guatemalan dancers honor the dead with a dance in front of a church in chichicastenango in quiche. Mexico & central america - traveling alone to antigua guatemala as a female am i safe - i am in desperate need of a solo vacation and (987221) traveling alone to antigua guatemala as a female.