Guatemalan customs and culture have been largely shaped by the influence of the Maya indigenous population and the later arrival of European populations.
Did you know that physical contact during a conversation with a Spaniard is a typical way of communicating in Spain that is not considered an invasion of personal space?
Additionally, Spain is known for its hospitality and relaxed way of life; and this is what students and visitors love about Spain and the Spanish culture.
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Today, different ethnic groups including native descendants, mixed cultural ethnicities and African-American groups have all contributed to Guatemalan customs and traditions.
Food is an important part of Guatemalan customs and culture.