INTRODUCTION 1-History 2-Monuments and important places 3-Districts 4-Sports 5-Transport and Trade 6-Relief 7-Education
HISTORY In 1238 , Alhamar (Islam governor) formed Granada. He belonged to the Nazari dynasty.
HISTORY (II) The main language was the Arabic , but there were anothers less important like Castilian and Ladino. The main Religion was the Islam. Coat of arms Flag
HISTORY (III) In 1492 , Catholic Kings conquered Granada and they changed completely the way of life that Muslims had had. The new Religion was the Catholic. The new language was the Castilian. Coat of arms
HISTORY(IV) Granada has got a lot of Kings of different dynasties along these time , nowadays Granada belongs to Spain and it´s governed by the Bourbons. Nowadays the official language is Spanish and you can practice the religion that you want because there is a democracy.
MONUMENTS AND IMPORTANT PLACES Granada has got a lot of monuments and important places. The mains will be explained in the next slides (The Alhambra , Cathedral of Granada , Royal Chapel of Granada , The Generalife and The Science Park)
THE ALHAMBRA We don´t know exactly when it was built ,but the first indication of its existence was in 889.
CATHEDRAL OF GRANADA It was built between 1526 and 1561. It´s an Renaissance and Baroque cathedral.
ROYAL CHAPEL OF GRANADA It was built between 1505 and 1517 in the Gothic style and dedicated to St. John the Baptist and St. John the Evangelist.
THE GENERALIFE The palace and gardens were built during the reign of Muhammad III (1302-1309) and redecorated after by Abu I-Walid Ismail. (1313-1324).
THE SCIENCE PARK It was inaugurated in May 1995. It is one of the most important in the world.
DISTRICTS We can find a lot of districts in Granada , they are very important and they have so much culture. They are Realejo , Albaycin , Zaidin , Sacromonte , Bib-Rambla and Cartuja.
THE REALEJO Realejo was a Jewish neighborhood , nowadays it is a normal neighborhood.
THE ZAIDIN Every Saturday morning there is a big outdoor market. You can find The Carmenes.
THE ALBAYCIN It was an Arabic neighborhood and it is very old, it attracts many tourists.
THE SACROMONTE It is a cultural center dedicated to the preservation of cultural forms Gypsy
THE BIB-RAMBLA Nowadays Bib-Rambla is a high point of gastronomy.
THE CARTUJA It contains The Cartuja (an old monastery) and also you can find some Universities.
SPORTS In Granada , the sport is based on football because Granada CF is in the first division of the Spanish football , Granada has not got Basket because it disappeared last year.
GRANADA CF Granada CF is the football team of Granada , It was born in 1931. It has not got trophies because he is a bad team. Equipation Shield
TRANSPORT AND TRADE In Granada , the transport is good , there are some buses , an airport , a train , taxis , and also there is a metropolitan in construction. Also , there are some good commercial centers like Serrallo Plaza , Kinepolis , Neptuno and a lots more.
RELIEF Granada is situated on a plain , at the foot of Sierra Nevada . Also , there is a river Called Genil that crosses Granada.
EDUCATION Granada is very famous because of his universities. In Granada there are around 2.000 foreign people studying in his universities because they are very prestigious. There is a problem “the money” , nowadays , there are a lot of problems of lack of money in Spain and the education is being punished because of this. The universities are located in Cartuja and the centre of Granada.
EDUCATION (II) The most important universities in Granada are: Pharmaceutical Medical
EDUCATION (III) The rest of the education in Granada is similar to Spain , but it is controlled by the Government of Andalucia. We can distinguish 2 types of education centers: -Public centers-> It is free. (It belongs to Government) -Private centers-> It is not free. ( It belongs to a person)
THE END By :-Alejandro Cabrera Rivas 4ºA-Miguel Ángel Serrano Ríos 4ºA