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    • SPAIN
      España
    • SPAIN
      Population (2010) 47,000,000 - 12% immigrants
    • SPAIN
      Madrid
    • SPAINSignificantevents
      Sevilla 1992 Universal Expo
      Calatrava bridge
      Barcelona 1992 OlympicGames
      Soccer- national sport-
      WorldCup Champion2010!!!!
      Madrid 2011 WYD
    • SPAINImportant Figures
      Eugenio Salvador Dalí
      ByJoan Miró
      Las Meninas (Velazquez)
      La Maja (Goya)
      Guernica (Picasso)
    • SPAINImportant Figures
      Don Quixoteby Miguel de Cervantes
    • SPAINImportant Figures
      St. John of the Cross
      St. Theresa of Avila
    • SPAINFirstPeoples: theCelts and theIberians(32,000 yearsago)
      paintings in the Altamira cave (Cantabria) in northern Iberia, which were created about 15,000 BCE by cro-magnons
    • SPAINA region of theRomanEmpire
      RomanAqueduct City of Segovia 2nd Century
    • SPAINin theMiddleAges- theGothickingdom
      GothicCathedral City of Segovia 16nd Century
    • SPAINin theMiddleAges- theMuslim Iberia
      Alcazar (Castle) City of Segovia.
      TheMoorishMuslimfrom North AfricaconqueredSpain in theyear 711
    • SPAINin theMiddleAges- theMuslim IberiaAl-Andalus (Andalucia)
      La Alhambra (Granada)
    • SPAINin theMiddleAges- theMuslim IberiaAl-Andalus (Andalucia)
      La Alhambra (Granada)
    • SPAINin theMiddleAges- theMuslim IberiaAl-Andalus (Andalucia)
      City of Sevilla
    • SPAINin theMiddleAges- theMuslim IberiaAl-Andalus (Andalucia)
      City of Sevilla- La Giralda tower
    • SPAINin theMiddleAges- the Christian Reconquest
      End of Muslim rule and unification
      "Reconquest" is the centuries-long period of expansion of Iberia's Christian kingdoms
    • SPAINin theMiddleAges- the Christian Reconquest
      City of Toledo
      Christians-Muslims-Jewishlived in harmony
    • SPAINin theMiddleAges- the Christian Reconquest
      Castle of Coca
    • SPAINyear 1492
      1- last Muslim remnant extinguished in Granada
      2- Jewishdrivenout of Spain
      3- Columbus reached the Americas
    • SPAINSpanishEmpire - 16th and 17th centuries
      A global empire began which saw Spain become the strongest kingdom in Europe and the leading world power in the 16th century and first half of the 17th century.
    • SPAINSpanishEmpire - 18th century
      ...the first empire of which it was said that the sun never set.
      After that, Spain went into a gradual relative decline
    • SPAINFrenchInvasion- 19th century
      Napoleon Bonaparte
    • SPAINCivil War1936-39 -20th century
      Spain came under the rule of an authoritarian government (1939-1975).
      Democracy was restored in 1978 in the form of a parliamentary constitutional monarchy.
      In 1986, Spain joined the European Union, experiencing a cultural renaissance and steady economic growth.
    • SPAINtourism
      paella
      GASTRONOMY
      SUN&BEACH
      CULTURE AND HISTORY
      flamenco
    • SPAINtourism
      Camino de Santiago- PilgrimeWayto St. James tomb
      The Way of St. James, pilgrimageto the Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela in Galiciawhere the remains of the apostleSaint James are buried.
    • THANKS! ¡GRACIAS!BUENOS DÍAS ¿COMO ESTAS? ME GUSTA CANADA