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  1. 1. SPAIN<br />España<br />
  2. 2. SPAIN<br />Population (2010) 47,000,000 - 12% immigrants<br />
  3. 3. SPAIN<br />Madrid<br />
  4. 4. SPAINSignificantevents<br />Sevilla 1992 Universal Expo<br />Calatrava bridge<br />Barcelona 1992 OlympicGames<br />Soccer- national sport- <br />WorldCup Champion2010!!!! <br />Madrid 2011 WYD<br />
  5. 5. SPAINImportant Figures<br />Eugenio Salvador Dalí<br />ByJoan Miró<br />Las Meninas (Velazquez)<br />La Maja (Goya)<br />Guernica (Picasso)<br />
  6. 6. SPAINImportant Figures<br />Don Quixoteby Miguel de Cervantes <br />
  7. 7. SPAINImportant Figures<br />St. John of the Cross<br />St. Theresa of Avila<br />
  8. 8. SPAINFirstPeoples: theCelts and theIberians(32,000 yearsago)<br />paintings in the Altamira cave (Cantabria) in northern Iberia, which were created about 15,000 BCE by cro-magnons<br />
  9. 9. SPAINA region of theRomanEmpire<br />RomanAqueduct City of Segovia 2nd Century<br />
  10. 10. SPAINin theMiddleAges- theGothickingdom<br />GothicCathedral City of Segovia 16nd Century<br />
  11. 11. SPAINin theMiddleAges- theMuslim Iberia<br />Alcazar (Castle) City of Segovia. <br />TheMoorishMuslimfrom North AfricaconqueredSpain in theyear 711 <br />
  12. 12. SPAINin theMiddleAges- theMuslim IberiaAl-Andalus (Andalucia)<br />La Alhambra (Granada)<br />
  13. 13. SPAINin theMiddleAges- theMuslim IberiaAl-Andalus (Andalucia)<br />La Alhambra (Granada)<br />
  14. 14. SPAINin theMiddleAges- theMuslim IberiaAl-Andalus (Andalucia)<br />City of Sevilla<br />
  15. 15. SPAINin theMiddleAges- theMuslim IberiaAl-Andalus (Andalucia)<br />City of Sevilla- La Giralda tower<br />
  16. 16. SPAINin theMiddleAges- the Christian Reconquest<br />End of Muslim rule and unification<br />"Reconquest" is the centuries-long period of expansion of Iberia's Christian kingdoms<br />
  17. 17. SPAINin theMiddleAges- the Christian Reconquest<br />City of Toledo<br />Christians-Muslims-Jewishlived in harmony<br />
  18. 18. SPAINin theMiddleAges- the Christian Reconquest<br />Castle of Coca<br />
  19. 19. SPAINyear 1492<br />1- last Muslim remnant extinguished in Granada <br />2- Jewishdrivenout of Spain<br />3- Columbus reached the Americas<br />
  20. 20. SPAINSpanishEmpire - 16th and 17th centuries<br />A global empire began which saw Spain become the strongest kingdom in Europe and the leading world power in the 16th century and first half of the 17th century.<br />
  21. 21. SPAINSpanishEmpire - 18th century<br />...the first empire of which it was said that the sun never set.<br />After that, Spain went into a gradual relative decline<br />
  22. 22. SPAINFrenchInvasion- 19th century<br />Napoleon Bonaparte<br />
  23. 23. SPAINCivil War1936-39 -20th century<br />Spain came under the rule of an authoritarian government (1939-1975). <br />Democracy was restored in 1978 in the form of a parliamentary constitutional monarchy.<br /> In 1986, Spain joined the European Union, experiencing a cultural renaissance and steady economic growth.<br />
  24. 24. SPAINtourism<br />paella<br />GASTRONOMY <br /> SUN&BEACH<br /> CULTURE AND HISTORY<br />flamenco<br />
  25. 25. SPAINtourism<br />Camino de Santiago- PilgrimeWayto St. James tomb<br />The Way of St. James, pilgrimageto the Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela in Galiciawhere the remains of the apostleSaint James are buried.<br />
  26. 26. THANKS! ¡GRACIAS!BUENOS DÍAS ¿COMO ESTAS? ME GUSTA CANADA<br />

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