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<ul><li>Edinburgh is the capital city of scotland </li></ul><ul><li>These three cities are also important: </li></ul><ul><...
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<ul><li>In 1744 AD, the world´s first golf club, the honourable company of edinburgh golfers, was founded. </li></ul><ul><...
<ul><li>In scotland they speak 3 languages: </li></ul><ul><li>Gaelic </li></ul><ul><li>English </li></ul><ul><li>Welsh </l...
The goverments of scotland are: <ul><li>The Scottish Government is the devolved administration for Scotland. It is respons...
<ul><li>65% of the Scottish population was christian. </li></ul><ul><li>The other major denomination is the Roman Catholic...
Typical Climate   <ul><li>Scotland has a very changeable climate. One minute the sun could be splitting the stones, the ne...
The traditional food <ul><li>Haggis: in spain we call it, “estomago de cordero relleno” </li></ul><ul><li>Porridge: in spa...
festivals <ul><li>The Fringe  is an extremely popular side of the Edinburgh International Festival with over 1.25 million ...
<ul><li>Every summer a unique four-day celebration is held in the  Hebrides  of Scotland.  </li></ul><ul><li>Every year pe...
Some scottish celebrities are: <ul><li>   Alec Newman: raised both in scotland and england </li></ul><ul><li>  Ashley Mulh...
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  1. 1. edinburgh
  2. 3. <ul><li>Edinburgh is the capital city of scotland </li></ul><ul><li>These three cities are also important: </li></ul><ul><li>Dundee </li></ul><ul><li>Aberdeen </li></ul><ul><li>Glasgow </li></ul>Three important cities
  3. 4. dunvegan castle highlands mountains golf tips castle dirleton border between england / scotland
  4. 5. <ul><li>In 1744 AD, the world´s first golf club, the honourable company of edinburgh golfers, was founded. </li></ul><ul><li>In 1965 AD, Tay Road Bridge opened, for a short time the longest bridge in the world at just over one mile. </li></ul>Historical events of scotland
  5. 6. <ul><li>In scotland they speak 3 languages: </li></ul><ul><li>Gaelic </li></ul><ul><li>English </li></ul><ul><li>Welsh </li></ul>
  6. 7. The goverments of scotland are: <ul><li>The Scottish Government is the devolved administration for Scotland. It is responsible for most of the issues of day-to-day concern to the people of Scotland, including health, education, justice, environment and rural affairs, and transport. </li></ul>
  7. 8. <ul><li>65% of the Scottish population was christian. </li></ul><ul><li>The other major denomination is the Roman Catholic Church. </li></ul>The religion in scotland
  8. 9. Typical Climate <ul><li>Scotland has a very changeable climate. One minute the sun could be splitting the stones, the next minute it could be lashing rain. </li></ul>
  9. 10. The traditional food <ul><li>Haggis: in spain we call it, “estomago de cordero relleno” </li></ul><ul><li>Porridge: in spain we call it guisado </li></ul>
  10. 11. festivals <ul><li>The Fringe is an extremely popular side of the Edinburgh International Festival with over 1.25 million tickets being sold every year. </li></ul><ul><li>The Hogmanay Festival is essentially a new years celebration with a difference. This festival takes place on the 31st of December every year and is phenomenally well supported and raucous. </li></ul>
  11. 12. <ul><li>Every summer a unique four-day celebration is held in the Hebrides of Scotland. </li></ul><ul><li>Every year people gather from all over the world to enjoy the Edinburgh International Jazz & Blues Festival . </li></ul><ul><li>Both adults and children have inquiring minds and the Edinburgh Science Festival is the perfect place to quell that curiosity </li></ul><ul><li>The Glasgow Jazz Festival is sponsored by The Royal Bank of Scotland and runs for approximately 9 days during the month of June. </li></ul>
  12. 13. Some scottish celebrities are: <ul><li>  Alec Newman: raised both in scotland and england </li></ul><ul><li>  Ashley Mulheron: Ashley Mulheron trained as an actress at Central School </li></ul><ul><li>  Craig Ferguson: is a Scottish-born, naturalized American television host, stand-up comedian, writer, actor, director, and producer. </li></ul><ul><li>  Dario Franchitti: is a British racing driver of Italian descent. </li></ul>
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