Nim Po't Maya Textiles of Guatemala
Check out BCD’s colorful Q & A with Marco Cobar who provides a virtual tour of Nim Po’t, home of the world’s largest retail Maya textiles collection. The immense store in Antigua Guatemala also serves as a retail museum showcase for hundreds of indigenous Mayan artisans. Let Marco explain the Mayan identity, history & traditions behind the textile patterns and costumes of San Antonio Calientes, Lake Atitlan, Tecpan & Patzún. Discover the challenges that traditional textiles are facing. BCD scouts out the most authentic experiences for you & offers local perspectives on cultural traditions!