Catalonia
Introduction  <ul><li>Catalonian flag is a yellow background and 4 red lines. </li></ul><ul><li>Catalonia has a population...
Geography <ul><li>It’s one of the autonomus communnities of Spain. </li></ul><ul><li>It has its own governing body, La  Ge...
History <ul><li>After the Carthaginian defeat by Rome, it became a part of the Roman Empire. </li></ul><ul><li>From 1137 w...
Politics and economy <ul><li>The distribution of sections is as follows: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Primary sector 2.8% </li></...
Typical things of Catalonia <ul><li>El pà amb tomaquet </li></ul><ul><li>(bread with tomato) </li></ul><ul><li>  Les sarda...
<ul><li>Els castellers </li></ul><ul><li>(It is a cultural and sporting activity whose main objective is to build  castell...
The sports of catalonia <ul><li>Sport has had an important incidence in Catalan life since the beginning of the 20th Centu...
The most beautiful places <ul><li>The mountain of Montserrat </li></ul><ul><li>The Sagrada Familia </li></ul>
The parck Güell La pedrera
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  1. 1. Catalonia
  2. 2. Introduction <ul><li>Catalonian flag is a yellow background and 4 red lines. </li></ul><ul><li>Catalonia has a population of 7.512.381 </li></ul><ul><li>It has its own language, Catalan </li></ul><ul><li>The capital of Catalonia is Barcelona </li></ul><ul><li>The national song is “Els Segadors” </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OIf294S8vD4 </li></ul>
  3. 3. Geography <ul><li>It’s one of the autonomus communnities of Spain. </li></ul><ul><li>It has its own governing body, La Generalitat de Catalunya. </li></ul><ul><li>Catalonia has a cover area of approximately 32.000km2 </li></ul>
  4. 4. History <ul><li>After the Carthaginian defeat by Rome, it became a part of the Roman Empire. </li></ul><ul><li>From 1137 when Count Ramon de Berenguer IV Catalonia and Aragon become one unique Country. </li></ul><ul><li>The Nationalist Victory in the Civil War meant the loss of autonomy, and the dictator Franco adopted a repressive policy toward Catalan Nationalism </li></ul>
  5. 5. Politics and economy <ul><li>The distribution of sections is as follows: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Primary sector 2.8% </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Secondary sector 37.2% </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Tertiary sector 60% </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Catalonia is the richest community of Spain. </li></ul><ul><li>Artur Mas has been the president of Catalonia since November 2010. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Typical things of Catalonia <ul><li>El pà amb tomaquet </li></ul><ul><li>(bread with tomato) </li></ul><ul><li> Les sardanes </li></ul><ul><li>(The typical catalan dance) </li></ul>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=slnGYnt4sXY
  7. 7. <ul><li>Els castellers </li></ul><ul><li>(It is a cultural and sporting activity whose main objective is to build castells (human towers) ) </li></ul>
  8. 8. The sports of catalonia <ul><li>Sport has had an important incidence in Catalan life since the beginning of the 20th Century. </li></ul><ul><li>The Olimpic games in 1992 were held in Barcelona </li></ul><ul><li>The best football </li></ul><ul><li>team of the world </li></ul><ul><li>is a Catalan team </li></ul><ul><li>(F.C. Barcelona) </li></ul>
  9. 9. The most beautiful places <ul><li>The mountain of Montserrat </li></ul><ul><li>The Sagrada Familia </li></ul>
  10. 10. The parck Güell La pedrera

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