Guatemala City

Guatemala <<gwah tuh MAH luh>> City is the capital and largest metropolis of Guatemala. It lies on a plateau (raised space) about 5,000 ft (1,500 meters) above sea degree. The town is within the south-central a part of the nation. Its official identify is La Nueva Guatemala de la Asunción. Guatemala City is usually referred to as Guate.

 Downtown Guatemala City has broad avenues with trendy motels, workplace buildings, and purchasing facilities. The Nationwide Palace, the middle of Guatemala’s authorities, faces a central plaza referred to as Parque Central. Aurora Park, in southern Guatemala City, has a number of museums, a zoo, and a race monitor. Guatemala City has various universities.

Guatemala City is the nation’s chief manufacturing middle. Its merchandise embrace drinks, processed meals, and textiles. Retail commerce and authorities make use of many individuals.

Guatemala City was based in 1776 because the capital of the Spanish colony of Guatemala. In 1917 and 1918, earthquakes largely destroyed the town, which needed to be rebuilt. An earthquake that struck Guatemala in 1976 triggered greater than 20,000 deaths and widespread injury to surrounding areas.

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