Scotland
Scotland <ul><li>Scotland is in north-west Europe and is part of Great Britain, an island Country and the United Kingdom. ...
History <ul><li>Caledonia is the name the Romans give to Scotland. </li></ul><ul><li>Scottish figures:Jhon Phillip (Artist...
Famous  people of Scotland <ul><li>-Gerard Butter and  Brian Cox [Celebrities] </li></ul><ul><li>-Alexander Fleming (penic...
Government <ul><li>Prior to 1707, the kingdom of Scotland was a sovereign state, governed by the monarch, the privy counci...
Clans <ul><li>The meaning of clan is children or family </li></ul><ul><li>Tartan and Kilts </li></ul><ul><li>It´s the suit...
Interesting facts <ul><li>  </li></ul>Emblem: Flag: Cross of St Andrew National Day: 30 November Area: 78,789 sq Km Popula...
Traditional food and drink <ul><li>The haggis  </li></ul><ul><li>It´s is the best known Scottish dish. It consists of a he...
Golf <ul><li>It´s a sport whose objective is to introduce a ball or ball in each of the holes distributed in the field wit...
Edinburgh <ul><li>Is the capital and second largest city in scotland  after glasgow. </li></ul><ul><li>It´s located on the...
Hogmanay <ul><li>It´s the scots word for the last day of the year and is sinonymous woth the celebration of the New Year. ...
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  1. 1. Scotland
  2. 2. Scotland <ul><li>Scotland is in north-west Europe and is part of Great Britain, an island Country and the United Kingdom.  </li></ul><ul><li>Regions of Scotland: </li></ul>
  3. 3. History <ul><li>Caledonia is the name the Romans give to Scotland. </li></ul><ul><li>Scottish figures:Jhon Phillip (Artist) </li></ul><ul><li>                          Hugh Miller (Geologist) </li></ul><ul><li>                          Tony Blair (minister) </li></ul><ul><li>                            George Gordon (Minister) </li></ul><ul><li>                            Willian Wallace ( composer) </li></ul>
  4. 4. Famous  people of Scotland <ul><li>-Gerard Butter and  Brian Cox [Celebrities] </li></ul><ul><li>-Alexander Fleming (penicillin) </li></ul><ul><li>-James watt (steam engine) </li></ul><ul><li>-Alexander  Graham Bell (telephone) </li></ul><ul><li>    Nessie </li></ul><ul><li>-The Loch Ness monster is a Cryptid that is reputed to inhabit      Loch  Ness in the Scottish Highlands.It´s similar to other supposed lake monster in the Scotland and elsewhere,tought it´s description varies from one account to the next. The monster produced a large eddy near Point Tower. This is similar to a plesiosaur. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Government <ul><li>Prior to 1707, the kingdom of Scotland was a sovereign state, governed by the monarch, the privy council , and the parliamente. AS a result of the Treaty of Union agred in 1706 , the parliaments of England and Scotland each passed Acts of Union to create the Kingdom of Great Britain. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Clans <ul><li>The meaning of clan is children or family </li></ul><ul><li>Tartan and Kilts </li></ul><ul><li>It´s the suit oficial of scotland </li></ul><ul><li>Typical Scottish family names </li></ul><ul><li>Doracha, Aila, Laria, Blaney , Abhaim , Adair, Kedlie. </li></ul>
  7. 7. Interesting facts <ul><li>  </li></ul>Emblem: Flag: Cross of St Andrew National Day: 30 November Area: 78,789 sq Km Population: Around 5.2 million Capital city: Edinburgh Major cities: Aberdeen, Dundee Official Language: English Nationality: Scottish and British Anthem: Flower of scotland Currency: Pound Sterling Highest point: Ben Nevis Lowest point: Bed of Loch Morar Longes river: River Tay Largest Lake: Loch Lomond Official Animal: Unicorn
  8. 8. Traditional food and drink <ul><li>The haggis  </li></ul><ul><li>It´s is the best known Scottish dish. It consists of a heavy sausage that is traditionally served with neeps and tatties, mashed ruta baga and potatoes. </li></ul><ul><li>The shortbread cookie </li></ul><ul><li>Is a type of traditional, typical of scotland </li></ul><ul><li>The whisky </li></ul><ul><li>It´s an alcoholic bevevage. </li></ul>
  9. 9. Golf <ul><li>It´s a sport whose objective is to introduce a ball or ball in each of the holes distributed in the field with the least number of strokes. </li></ul><ul><li>Auld Lang Syne </li></ul><ul><li>It´s a song whose lyrics Scottish heritage is a poem written by Robert Burns 1781 , one of the most popular Scottish poets. </li></ul>
  10. 10. Edinburgh <ul><li>Is the capital and second largest city in scotland  after glasgow. </li></ul><ul><li>It´s located on the east  coast of the scotland on the banks of the fjord the river Forth. It´s was one of the most important centers of education and culture during the Age of Enlightenment, thanks to the University of EdinBurgh.  </li></ul>
  11. 11. Hogmanay <ul><li>It´s the scots word for the last day of the year and is sinonymous woth the celebration of the New Year. </li></ul><ul><li>Up-Helli-Aa </li></ul><ul><li>Refers to any of a variety of fire festivals held in Shetland in 30 January. </li></ul><ul><li>Robert Burn´s Night </li></ul><ul><li>It´s a celebration where we remember the life and work of Poet Robert Burn. </li></ul><ul><li>The Edinburgh Festival </li></ul><ul><li>It´s a collective term for many arts and cultural festivals that tawe place in Edinburgh in august. </li></ul>

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