Friday, April 20, 2018

Something for the weekend: The Camino del Hermano Pedro



Saturday 21 April 2018 sees the 13th annual walk, or pilgrimage known as the The Camino del Hermano Pedro from Vialflor to the cave used by Hermano Pedro, Peter of Saint Joseph de Betancur a simple goatherd who became a saint and missionary in Guatemala. Known as the "St. Francis of Assisi of the Americas", he is the first saint native to the Canary Islands, is also considered the first saint of Guatemala and Central America.  

XII Ruta Camino del Hermano Pedro

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