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  Guatemala City.com: Hotels - Map - Information
Guatemala City is a city loved for its diversity of people, culture, religion, and landscape.
Guatemala City, home to one-fourth of the country's entire population and the capital of Guatemala, features a huge range of restaurants, hotels, and shopping facilities that can fit any budget.
Guatemala City is the country's commercial, financial, and cultural center.
www.guatemala-city.com   (245 words)

  
 Guatemala
Austria are examples) of having two official flags for use at land: the one known as civil flag is the blue-white-blue with no further ornaments, to be used primarily by the citizens, and the one known as state flag, which adds the coat of arms to the civil flag.
The shape of the flag is a rectangle with proportions of 5:8, vertical and horizontal, respectively.
The blue-white-blue vertical flag is adopt at 17.
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  Guatemala Flag, Flag of Guatemala, Guatemala Flag Picture, Guatemala National Flag, Picture of Guatemala Flag, ...
The flag of Guatemala has light blue vertical stripes on either side with a white band in the center and the ‘coat of arms' in the middle of it.
Though the national flag of Guatemala was adopted in 1871 the introduction of the ‘coat of arms' took place in 1968.
The blue stripes on both sides of the flag of Guatemala represent the Pacific Ocean and the Caribbean Sea which falls on either side of the island.
www.mapsofworld.com /flags/guatemala-flag.html   (264 words)

  
  Flag of Guatemala - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The flag of Guatemala is designed in two colors: sky blue and white.
Sky blue represents the fact that is a land located between two oceans, the Pacific Ocean and the Atlantic Ocean, and the white color signifies the purity of the country's values.
In the center of the flag, there is the crest with the Quetzal bird, a symbol of liberty, and the date of 15 September, 1821, the date of Central America's independence from Spain.
www.losgatos.us /project/wikipedia/index.php/Flag_of_Guatemala   (204 words)

  
 Guatemala
Austria are examples) of having two official flags for use at land: the one known as civil flag is the blue-white-blue with no further ornaments, to be used primarily by the citizens, and the one known as state flag, which adds the coat of arms to the civil flag.
The shape of the flag is a rectangle with proportions of 5:8, vertical and horizontal, respectively.
The blue-white-blue vertical flag is adopt at 17.
flagspot.net /flags/gt.html   (1898 words)

  
 History of Guatemala
Since 1986 Guatemala has been governed by civil presidents, but it wasn't until 1993, when the human rights representative of the government, Ramiro de León Carpio, was called into office as new president, that hope arose on a process of establishing a real democracy.
The capital "Guatemala de la Asunción", as it is today, was not named until 1776 after a severe earthquake which destroyed much of the previous capital, the city which is now Antigua Guatemala.
Guatemala's flag and the emblem of liberty in 1821.
guatemalahist.com   (0 words)

  
 About Guatemala - Travel, Maps, Flag and Information
The Republic of Guatemala is a country in Central America, in the south of the continent of North America, situated between the Pacific Ocean and the Caribbean Sea.
Influences of the Maya and the Spanish colonists are strong throughout Guatemala.
Guatemala is slowly recovering from the damage sustained from Tropical Storm Stan, which struck the region in early October 2005.
www.canadiancontent.net /profiles/Guatemala.html   (597 words)

  
 Guatemala Flag,Guatemala Map, Guatemala Culture : SphereInfo.com
Guatemala is the most western of the Central American states, bounded on the west and north by Mexico, on the east by Belize and the Gulf of Honduras, on the southeast by Honduras and El Salvador, and on the south by the Pacific Ocean.
Guatemala neighbors are Mexico on the north and west, and Belize, Honduras, and El Salvador on the east.
The major ethnic groups in Guatemala are the Maya and the ladinos (Spanish for Latins), those of mixed indigenous and European descent.
www.sphereinfo.com /guatemala   (790 words)

  
 4U Flags - Flag Of Guatemala   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Flag of Guatemala Flag Description: three equal vertical bands of light blue (hoist side), white, and light blue with the coat of arms centered
Flag of Guatemala The 2' x 3' - 5' x 8' Flags are made of colorfast, 100% nylon with durable canvas header and brass grommets.
Guatemala Flag, Guatemala History, Culture of Guatemala, Economy of...
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 Guatemala Culture   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Guatemala's many Mayan ruins and colonial buildings are its most impressive architectural attributes.
One of the most intriguing cultural aspects is the infinite and exotic variety of the handmade, traditional clothing of Guatemala's Maya population.
Spanish is the most commonly spoken language in Guatemala, and Roman Catholicism is the principal religion.
www.donquijote.org /tourist/profiles/paises/guatemala/culture.asp   (225 words)

  
 Guatemala (02/07)
Guatemala gained independence from Spain on September 15, 1821; it briefly became part of the Mexican Empire, and then for a period belonged to a federation called the United Provinces of Central America.
Guatemala's social development indicators, such as infant mortality and illiteracy, are among the worst in the hemisphere.
Guatemala has a long-standing claim to a large portion of Belize; the territorial dispute caused problems with the United Kingdom and later with Belize following its 1981 independence from the U.K. In December 1989, Guatemala sponsored Belize for permanent observer status in the Organization of American States (OAS).
www.state.gov /r/pa/ei/bgn/2045.htm   (4762 words)

  
 boletin8-news-español-guatemala
This coat of arms is placed on the flag between two laurel branches symbolizing the daily triumphs of the sons of Jutiapa.
The flag seen on TVE coincides with the flag of the State of Los Altos decreed on 13 of September of 1848.
As in the case of several Latin American countries the flag of the department of Solola carries in the center the coat of arms of the capital.
www.ctv.es /USERS/jolle/guatema1.htm   (662 words)

  
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 Guatemalan Flag   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The flag of Guatemala is designed in two colors: sky blue and white.
In the center of the flag, there is the crest with the Quetzal bird, a symbol of liberty, and the date of 15 September 1821, the date of Central America's independence from Spain.
There are crossed rifles, indicating Guatemala's willingness to defend itself by war if need be, and olive branches, the symbol for preferred peace.
webpages.charter.net /sandoval818/guate/guateflag.html   (145 words)

  
 Flag of Guatemala Guatemala Flag { Guatemala Flags }
They are made of coloured polyester material and are a great feature for organizations who fly Guatemala Flags on a every day basis.
We stock the Guatemala flag in Feet and Inches 5' x 3' or Metres 1.5 x 0.9m We aim to deliver to European destinations within three working days and worldwide within five.
The Maya civilization flourished in Guatemala and surrounding regions during the first millennium A.D. After almost three centuries as a Spanish colony, Guatemala won its independence in 1821.
www.qualityflags.co.uk /guatemala.htm   (215 words)

  
 Guatemala Flag - World Flags 101 - Guatemalian Flags
The flag of Guatemala consists of three even sized vertical stripes - the left and right stripes are sky blue; and the middle stripe is white.
In the middle of the white stripe and flag is Guatemala's coat of arms.
The stripes of the Guatemalan flag were changed from horizontal to vertical in 1871 to distinguish it from the flags of the other Central American countries.
www.worldflags101.com /g/guatemala-flag.aspx   (301 words)

  
 State Flag of Guatemala
This illustration of the Guatemala Flag is available for immediate download as a single flag or as part of a complete set of international flags.
Two sizes for each country flag are available: one in the official proportions as specified by the particular country and one in a standardized 3:5 ratio.
Both the EPS and WMF versions are vector based graphics allowing you to print high resolution flags at any size from as small as a postage stamp to as large as a billboard.
www.flagart.com /flags/guatemala-s.htm   (445 words)

  
 Guatemala - Flag
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Red and white are the colours of Bohemia, dating back to the 13th century.
Unlike that of the Slovak Republic, the Czech flag is not based on the pan-Slav colours.
www.tiscali.co.uk /reference/encyclopaedia/countryfacts/guatemala_flag.html   (203 words)

  
 Guatemala Fringed Flag w/ Indoor Kit - (3' x 5')
Guatemala Flag - Nylon (2' x 3')
Guatemala Flag - Nylon (3' x 5')
Guatemala Flag - Nylon (4' x 6')
www.njflags.com /gufrflwinkit.html   (115 words)

  
 Flags of the World
Each flag shown is the flag used by that
It is identical to the "government" flag except the seal is omitted.
Flags for Outdoor use are made of 100% heavyweight nylon and finished with strong canvas headings and brass grommets.
www.eagleflag.com /International/guatemalaSeal.htm   (56 words)

  
 Guatemala - Flag
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Find a country's flag, map or national anthem here.
The quetzal, the national bird of Guatemala, symbolizes freedom.
www.uk.tiscali.com /reference/encyclopaedia/countryfacts/guatemala_flag.html   (184 words)

  
 Guatemala Adoption - International, Agencies, Programs, Information, Costs -
In recent years, Guatemalan court rulings on proposed changes to adoption procedures have resulted in program delays, and may do so again in the future; however, the program remains attractive to Americans because children may become available for adoption at very young ages and infants available for adoption are often cared for by foster families.
Other: Prior to approval for adoption, a DNA test done by a facility authorized by U.S. authorities must be done to prove the relinquishing mother-child connection; post-placement supervision and reports are required for six months.
Guatemala remains one of the most popular places for families to adopt from Latin America because it provides one of the few remaining private adoption systems for placement of young infants.
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 Guatemalan Flag - Flag Of Guatemala
If you would like to use this flag of Guatemala or any other on your website you are welcome to do so, all we ask is that you include a link back to our site on the same page.
If you would like to use this map of Guatemala or any other on your website you are welcome to do so, all we ask is that you include a link back to our site on the same page.
If you would like to use this information for Guatemala or any other on your website you are welcome to do so, all we ask is that you include a link back to our site on the same page.
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 Guatemala flag to buy Guatemalan flag.
The flag of Guatemala was officially adopted in the 1871.
The blue and white are the original colors used by the United Provinces of Central America.
The coat of arm was adopted in 1968 and features the quetzal bird, a sacred symbol for Mayans, with the declaration of Indipendence.
www.flagsonline.it /asp/flag.asp/flag_guatemala/guatemala.html   (141 words)

  
 Guatemalan Flag
The shape and flag ratio of the Guatemalan flag is described as 5:8
The Romans were the first to use a cloth flag - they were square and fastened to cross bars at the end of spears - the idea of fastening a flag to the side of a pole soon followed
A Flag of Guatemalan, when in such condition that it is no longer a fitting emblem of display, should be destroyed in a dignified way, preferably by burning in private with all due care and respect
www.flags-flags-flags.org.uk /guatemalan-flag.htm   (1514 words)

  
 FLAG FOOTBALL MAGAZINE [FLAGMAG.COM]   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Flag Football Magazines president Jim Zimolka hopes to have the same growth with Flag Football in Guatemala.
Guatemala has an unusual practice schedule, 5am-7am four days a week, as they are preparing for the tournament.
for more Flag Football clinics, but due to the countries political problems she is unsure of her departure.
www.flagmag.com /News/newsApril02.html   (1782 words)

  
 Guatemala Flag. Buy a Guatemala flag for sale! 3x5' Guatemala flag available to purchase at an inexpensive price.
Purchase Guatemala flags through A to Z Flag company where we have international flags for sale at inexpensive prices.
This flag of Guatemala is perfect for indoor display and occasional outdoor use.
The flag is perfect to hang in school gymnasiums, school classrooms or business offices, use as a parade flag, display at church mission conferences, or attaching to a flag pole.
www.atozflag.com /pc-769-15-guatemala.aspx   (133 words)

  
 Express Flags | Guatemala Country Flag with Seal, Guatemalan Flags
Authentic seals and designs are always correct in proportion to flag size.
Lightweight outdoor polyester is available in limited sizes as an economical alternative to nylon if extended outdoor use is not required.
We also can customize these flags with fringe and pole pockets for use indoors and in parades.
www.expressflags.com /guatemala_seal.htm   (104 words)

  
 Guatemala - Republic of Guatemala - Country Profile - República de Guatemala   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Maya civilization flourished in Guatemala and surrounding regions during the first millennium A.D. After almost three centuries as a Spanish colony, Guatemala won its independence in 1821.
During the second half of the 20th century, it experienced a variety of military and civilian governments as well as a 36-year guerrilla war.
The Congress of the Republic of Guatemala (in Spanish).
www.nationsonline.org /oneworld/guatemala.htm   (711 words)

  
 Guatemala (Guatemalan) Flag
These flags are the made to the highest standards in the USA.
Guatemala stick flag 4 inch x 6 inch, mounted on a 10 inch plastic stick.
Guatemala stick flag 12 x 18 inch, mounted on a 24 inch wooden stick.
www.united-states-flag.com /world-guatemala.html   (348 words)

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