Carnaval de Tenejapa

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The inhabitants of the municipality of Tenejapa in the mountains of the Sierra Madre de Chiapas are Maya-Tzeltal Indians who, despite the passage of time and modernity, maintain their identity, culture and customs. Their worldview is still governed by the Mayan calendar, which is linked to the cycles of fertility of […]

The Zoque Carnaval in Coita March 2019

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The traditional festival in Coita (Ocozocoautla) is coming soon! The main event, traditional colourfull parade, is taking place on the 3rd of March. This year Iguana Hostel, after tradition of yearly tours to Chiapa de Corzo, Zinacantan and Chamula, expands to next non-touristic destination: 3RD OF MARCH IGUANA HOSTEL IS […]