Heading to Central America for Holy Week? Make sure you respect local etiquette.
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Heading to Central America for Holy Week? Make sure you respect local etiquette.

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Lent is a popular time for travel in Central America, especially the week before Easter (April 24). Revealing clothing is frowned upon, especially in more rural areas. Be quiet when visiting a house of worship, and don’t photograph people praying.






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