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Antigua Guatemala Destination Guide

Touring Antigua Guatemala in Guatemala.

Antigua Guatemala in the region of Sacatepéquez with it's 39,368 citizens is located in Guatemala - some 16 mi (or 25 km) West of New Guatemala, the country's capital city.

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Time in Antigua Guatemala is now 05:54 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named "America / Guatemala" with an UTC offset of -6 hours. Depending on your travel resources, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: Belmopan, Belize City, San Salvador, Santa Tecla, Zaragoza or Tegucigalpa. Being here already, consider visiting Santiago Sacatepequez, Santa Maria de Jesus, Santa Lucia Milpas Altas, Santa Catarina Barahona, San Miguel Duenas and Antigua Guatemala. We collected some hobby films in the internet. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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01:33 min ( March 23, 2010 by turansatours)
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The central Park of Antigua Guatemala is the center of Antigua Guatemala at the north Palacio del Ayuntamiento the City Hall, la Catedral de Santiago (Cathedral) is located at the east, at the south P...

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Interesting facts about this location

Antigua Guatemala

Antigua Guatemala (commonly referred to as just Antigua or la Antigua) is a city in the central highlands of Guatemala famous for its well-preserved Spanish Baroque influenced architecture as well as a number of spectacular ruins of colonial churches. It has been designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Antigua Guatemala serves as the municipal seat for the surrounding municipality of the same name. It also serves as the departmental capital of Sacatepéquez Department.

More reading: Antigua Guatemala homepage
Located at 14.56, -90.73 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Antigua Guatemala, Colonial Central America, Guatemala City, Municipalities of the Sacatepéquez Department, New Spain, Populated places established in 1543, Populated places in Guatemala, Spanish Colonial architecture, World Heritage Sites in Guatemala

Sacatepéquez Department

Sacatepéquez is one of the 22 departments of Guatemala. Population estimate 265,500 in 2000. The name comes from Sacatepéquez, a city from November 21, 1542 until July 29, 1773 when it was destroyed by the Santa Marta earthquake. Sacatepéquez means grasshill in the Pipil Maya dialect. The capital of Sacatepéquez is Antigua Guatemala. Other important cities include Ciudad Vieja.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 14.56, -90.73 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Departments of Guatemala, Sacatepéquez Department

Estadio Pensativo

Estadio Pensativo is a football stadium in Antigua Guatemala, Guatemala. The venue is home to second division club Antigua GFC (Panzas Verdes), and has a maximum capacity of 9,000 people. The stadium is also the home of women's first division club Santiago de los Caballeros, and in 2011 it hosted three matches of the 2011 CONCACAF U-17 Championship qualification between Panama, Honduras, and Guatemala.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 14.56, -90.73 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Antigua Guatemala, Football venues in Guatemala

Pastores

Pastores is a municipality in the Guatemalan department of Sacatepéquez.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 14.56, -90.73 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Municipalities of the Sacatepéquez Department, Populated places in Guatemala

San Antonio Aguas Calientes

San Antonio Aguas Calientes is a municipality in the Guatemalan department of Sacatepéquez. This town is known for its weavers. Mayan women in the area use a backstrap loom to weave traditional patterns. There is a two story market on the square that sells weavings and other crafts. Several of the women have their looms set up and will demonstrate their skills. There are a couple other stores outside of town that also sell weavings.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 14.56, -90.73 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Municipalities of the Sacatepéquez Department, Populated places in Guatemala