FLAGS. Guatemala Coat of Arms: The Coat of Armsshows two Bay Laurel branches symbolizing victory. The bird displayed in the crest is the Quetzal, in Guatemala this bird is a symbol of liberty.
Guatemala typical food
Many traditional foods in Guatemalan cuisine are based on Maya cuisine and prominently feature corn, chilis and beans as key ingredients.
Guatemala fun facts
GDP per capita- $5,208
Life expectancy-71 years
Literacy rate- 75.9%
Major exports- coffee,sugar,petroleum,apparel,bananas,fruits & vegetables
Otto Fernando Pérez Molina is a Guatemalan politician and retired military officer who has been President of Guatemala since January 14, 2012.