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Colombia

  1. 1. Colombia Colombia!!  By: Jonathan Vallejo and Santiago Alvarez
  2. 2. Localitation and Borders <ul><li>Location: South America </li></ul><ul><li>Hemisphere: North </li></ul><ul><li>Borders: </li></ul><ul><li>North: Panama, </li></ul><ul><li>East: Venezuela , </li></ul><ul><li>South: brazil and Peru </li></ul><ul><li>West: the Pacific Ocean </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul>
  3. 3. Flag of Colombia <ul><li>The current flag of Colombia was officially adopted on December 17, 1819. The flag features three horizontal bands of yellow (double-width), blue and red. </li></ul><ul><li>Yellow: gold owned until the arrival of the Spanish, </li></ul><ul><li>Blue: two oceans </li></ul><ul><li>Red: blood struggle for independence from Spain.  </li></ul>
  4. 4. Independece year and leaders  <ul><li>Colombia is Republic Independence: Simon Bolívar's Venezuelan troops won the battle of Boyacá in Colombia on Aug. 7, 1819, independence was attained in 1824. </li></ul>
  5. 5. System of government and current president.  <ul><li>President: juan manuel santos Years: 59 Political: Social Party of National Unity. </li></ul><ul><li>Colombia is Republic </li></ul>
  6. 6. National symbols and motto!  <ul><li>Motto: &quot;Libertad y Orden&quot; &quot;Liberty and Order&quot; </li></ul><ul><li>National symbols: eagle </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>Bird: Andean condor </li></ul><ul><li>Tree: Wax Palm Tree </li></ul>
  7. 7. Currency <ul><li>Currency: peso. 1 euro is 3000 pesos </li></ul>
  8. 8. Geography features and climate  <ul><li>Climate: tropical along coast and eastern plains; cooler in highlands </li></ul>
  9. 9. Capital city  other important cities <ul><li>La Capilla del Sagrario Museums: Museo Botero, Museo del Oro, Museo de Arte Colonial </li></ul>
  10. 10. Other important cities <ul><li>Other important cities : Pereira And Medellin </li></ul>
  11. 11. Interesting facts <ul><li>*  Population ; (2005) 6.776.009 </li></ul><ul><li>*Languages ; no more languages. </li></ul><ul><li>*Ethnick groups ; Piel roja </li></ul><ul><li>*Religions ; Catholics, Christians ... </li></ul>
  12. 12. Other facts  <ul><li>*Sport ; You can play soccer , football, or basketball etc. </li></ul><ul><li>*Music ; Folklore </li></ul>
  13. 13. Other facts. <ul><li>*Food ; Bandeja paisa  </li></ul><ul><li>* Music ; Famous, Juanes and Shakira </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>Jonathan Vallejo !! </li></ul><ul><li>Santiago Alvarez !!  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul>

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