this is Guatemala and its capital is Guatemala
The traditional clothing of Guatemala uses names drawn from both Spanish and Mayan languages; names include "huipil" or "po't" for blouse, "corte" for skirt, "cinta" for hair wrap, "rodillera" for short poncho and "tzute" for a traditional utility
November through to April is the dry season and in the mountainous central region (Guatemala City, Antigua, Lake Atitlan, Chichicastenango, Cobán and the highlands) it is an ideal climate for outdoor pursuits with average temperatures of 18°C (64°F)
these are the borders of Guatemala it borders El Salvador, Honduras, Belize, and Mexico
The Guatemala–Mexico border is the international border between Guatemala and Mexico.
Guatemala does not have a standout national dish, but several foods feature in everyday diets. Almost all dishes include some form of black beans, white rice and corn tortillas. Breakfast often combines the aforementioned elements with scrambled eggs and fried plantains. Fresh fruit is another common substitute.
the estimated population is 16,176,133
The quetzal is the currency of Guatemala, named after the national bird of Guatemala, the resplendent quetzal. In ancient Mayan culture, the quetzal bird's tail feathers were used as currency. It is divided into 100 centavos or lenes in Guatemalan slang. The plural is quetzales.

Guatemala's economy is dominated by the private sector, which generates about 85% of GDP. Most manufacturing is light assembly and food processing, geared to the domestic this is theGuatemalan President Otto Pérez Molina,

The Mayan civilization (2,000 BC – 250 AD) was among those that flourished in the region, with little contact with cultures outside Mesoamerica. The modern history of Guatemala began with the arrival of Spanish settlers in 1511.From 1960 to 1996, Guatemala endured a bloody civil war fought between the US-backed government and leftist rebels, including genocidal massacres of the Maya population perpetrated by the
Guatemalan Spanish is the national variant of Spanish spoken in the Central American republic of Guatemala. About 13.7 million of the 16 million population speak Spanish./From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Catholicism was the official religion during the colonial era. Evangelical Protestantism (most Protestants are called Evangelicos in Latin America) and later Orthodoxy have increased in recent decades./
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