Comayagua

Honduras_Comayagua_1_SVARCDuring the week between Palm Sunday and Easter Sunday, the quiet colonial village of Comayagua bursts into a flurry of activity and color with its street carpet tradition.

Made with layers of colored sawdust and other natural materials like rice and flower petals, the huge carpets are beautifully designed to depict Biblical events which led to the crucifixion of Jesus Christ.

The tradition is a must see!

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