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Guatemala City (SpanishCiudad de Guatemala), locally known as Guatemala or Guate, officially Nueva Guatemala de la Asunción (New Guatemala of the Assumption), is the capital and largest city of Guatemala,[5] and the most populous urban area in Central America. The city is located in the south-central part of the country, nestled in a mountain valley called Valle de la Ermita (English: Hermitage Valley). It is estimated that its population is about 1 million. Guatemala City is also the capital of the Municipality of Guatemala and of the Guatemala Department. [ ] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Guatemala_City

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Collage Guatemala city
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Fisher casting net on Rio Dulce, Guatemala.      (Jake Brown) CC2

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Guatemala Catholic church ( downloaded Encyclopedia Britannica. 2020. Encyclopedia Britannica | Britannica. [ONLINE] Available at: https://britannica.com/. [Accessed 29 January 2020].)

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Guatemala City in 1875    Eadweard Muybridge public domain
Patron saint of La Antigua Guatemala
Saint James the Apostle
Saint James, Apostle is the Patron Saint of Galicia, Guatemala, Nicaragua, Spain; Acoma Pueblo, Badian, Cebu, Philippines, Compostela, Cebu, Philippines, Guayaquil, Sahuayo, Santiago de Querétaro,
Did you know La Antigua Guatemala, literally meaning “Ancient Guatemala”,  is not the city’s original name? Antigua’s full name is… get ready because it’s a mouthful… La Muy Noble y Muy Leal Ciudad de Santiago de los Caballeros de Guatemala, or “The Very Noble and Very Loyal City of Saint James of the Knights of Guatemala”.Why do I start with this little tidbit? Because I can, for one, but more importantly, because it’s how we get to the root of all the crazy activity going in Antigua the month of July….[..]

 

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