Concepcion de Ataco – just 30 fun minutes on local bus from Casa Mazeta and Juayua ! Bi-lingual guided tours available, including visit to a coffee ´beneficio´, or you can go it alone. We have all the info you need to spend some wonderful time exploring the whole area.
View overlooking Ataco from ¨Cielito Lindo¨ (the cross on the hill)
One of the many colourful painted houses of this beautiful artisans village
… where pigs might indeed fly !
Depictions of ´las alfombras´ of Easter week
Ice creams available always, everywhere !
Rural scenes and giant sunflowers
Ben getting in with a touch of footie with the local ´cipotes´
Ancient working looms at Axul
Setting up the threads
Colourful indigenous scenes
Seka and I in the church´s bell tower
Depicting ´Los Farolitos´ – a huge festival of lanterns every September 7th