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Great Britain

  1. 1. The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland Geographical Position and Main State Symbols
  2. 2. The Map of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
  3. 3. Great Britain's National Flag (since 1801) The Union Jack
  4. 4. The Coat of Arms of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.
  5. 5. The Map of England
  6. 6. The National Flag of England Saint George
  7. 7. The National Flower of England - the Rose <ul><li>The national flower of England is the rose. The flower has been adopted as England’s emblem since the time of the Wars of the Roses - civil wars (1455-1485) between the royal house of Lancaster (whose emblem was a red rose) and the royal house of York (whose emblem was a white rose). </li></ul>
  8. 8. London – the Capital of England and the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
  9. 9. Piccadilly Circus
  10. 13. Monument to the Crimean War
  11. 15. At the Entrance to James's Park
  12. 16. The Former building of Admiralty
  13. 17. The Monument to the Soldiers Who Died in All Wars.
  14. 18. James’s Park
  15. 19. Monument to Olive
  16. 20. Admiralty Arch
  17. 21. Trafalgar Square
  18. 22. Admiral Nelson’s Column and the National Gallery
  19. 25. White Hall
  20. 26. On the Way to the Houses of Parliament Monument to the Earl of Haig Monument to the Women of World War II
  21. 27. With English Bobbies
  22. 28. Monument to the Victims of All Wars of the British Commonwealth
  23. 29. The First Sight of the Houses of Parliament
  24. 30. The Clock Tower and Big Ben
  25. 31. The Houses of Parliament
  26. 32. The Houses of Parliament
  27. 33. Westminster Abbey and Monument to Winston Churchill
  28. 34. Monument to Winston Churchill
  29. 35. Near the Houses of Parliament
  30. 36. Monument to Oliver Cromwell Near the Monument of Oliver Cromwell Nowadays and the Picture Taken in 1968
  31. 37. Richard the Lion Heart Richard the Lion Heart and Me Nowadays and in 1968
  32. 38. Westminster Abbey
  33. 39. Duke Wellington’s Memorial
  34. 40. Monument to Queen Victoria
  35. 41. Buckingham Palace
  36. 42. St. Paul’s Cathedral
  37. 45. The Tower of London
  38. 48. The Map of Scotland
  39. 49. The National Flag of Scotland Saint Andrew
  40. 50. The National Coat of Arms of Scotland
  41. 51. The Famous Scottish Tartan
  42. 52. The National Flower of Scotland - the Scottish Bluebell <ul><li>The national flower of Scotland is the thistle, a prickly-leaved purple flower which was first used in the 15th century as a symbol of defense. </li></ul>
  43. 53. Edinburgh – the Capital of Scotland Sunset in Edinburgh
  44. 54. Making a Tour of Edinburgh Monument to Sir Walter Scott Hume’s Statue in Royal Mile
  45. 55. Roman Architecture in Calton Hill The ruins of the Abbey inside the Palace
  46. 56. Edinburgh Castle
  47. 57. The View of the Monument to Sir Walter Scott
  48. 58. The Highlands of Scotland
  49. 59. The Magnificent View of the City
  50. 60. Wales
  51. 61. The National Coat of Arms of Wales
  52. 62. The National Flag of Wales
  53. 63. The National Flower of Wales - the Daffodil <ul><li>The national flower of Wales is the daffodil, which is traditionally worn on St. David’s Day. The vegetable called leek is also considered to be a traditional emblem of Wales. </li></ul>
  54. 64. The Harp – the National Musical Instrument of Wales
  55. 65. National and Welsh Guards
  56. 66. Cardiff – the Capital of Wales
  57. 67. Making a Tour of Cardiff
  58. 70. The Country of Fairy Tales О n the eastern edge of town, Beaumaris, Anglesey, North Wales .
  59. 71. The Castle Moat The Castle Viewed from High Street Additional View of the Castle Moat
  60. 72. Northern Ireland
  61. 73. The National Flag of Northern Ireland Saint Patrick
  62. 74. The National Coat of Arms of Northern Ireland
  63. 75. The National flower of Northern Ireland - the Shamrock <ul><li>The national flower of Northern Ireland is the shamrock, a three-leaved plant similar to clover. An Irish tale tells of how Patrick used the three-leafed shamrock to explain the Trinity. He used it in his sermons to represent how the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit could all exist as separate elements of the same entity. His followers adopted the custom of wearing a shamrock on his feast day. </li></ul>
  64. 76. Belfast – the Capital of Northern Ireland
  65. 77. Making a Tour of Belfast
  66. 78. Making a Tour of Belfast Clifton House Opera House
  67. 79. Belfast Port in the Dusk
  68. 80. Belfast. Countryside
  69. 81. Ruins of the Old Castle

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