I present to you Guatemala ! . In E nglish. By Shelbi Jefferson. MONEY$$$$. ABOUT GUATEMALAN QUETZAL. Currency…. . The money is Guatemalan quetzal (GTQ) I us dollar=7.89 guatemalan quetzal. MAPS/PLACES. FAMOUS PLACES IN GUATEMALA/LANDMARKS. CAPITAL OF GUATEMALA.
I present to you Guatemala!
By Shelbi Jefferson
ABOUT GUATEMALAN QUETZAL
A Mayan city that flourished around 700 AD in modern-day Guatemala, Tikal is best known for its towering Temple of the Two-Headed Snake.
Monument finished on May of 1966 by a Spanish sculptor, José Nicolás. It is memorial for all the Guatemalan mothers that take care of their children as the future of the society.
A small village in the Western Highlands of Guatemala, San Andrés Xecul is home to a brightly-painted Catholic church adorned with a fascinating array of Mayan, Christian and agricultural images.
FAMOUS & OTHER IMPORTANT PEOPLE
PEOPLE IN GUATEMALA
JACOBO ARBENZ (1913-1971) He became President of Guatemala in 1951 only to be ousted in a coup d'état engineered by the United States government and CIA in 1954.
the blue stripes represent the fact that Guatemala is located between 2 oceans. The white in the middle holds Guatemalas coat of arms.
Holidays and other things celebrated in guatemala