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The Highlands Travel Guide

San Antonio Palopó

San Antonio Palopó is a quiet farming town, larger, but much less known, than neighboring Santa Catarina Palopó. Most people have plots of land on terraced gardens where they grow green onions, which you may see them cleaning down by the lake. This is one of only a handful of regions in Latin America where men still dress in traditional costumes on a daily basis. Their pants have geometric motifs and calf-length woolen

wraparounds fastened by leather belts or red sashes. Women go about their business wearing white blouses with red stripes.

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