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Croatia Power Point

  1. 1. Croatia
  2. 2. The Croatian Flag <ul><li>The red stands for hardiness, bravery, and strength </li></ul><ul><li>The white stands for peace and honesty. </li></ul><ul><li>The blue stands for truth and loyalty </li></ul>
  3. 3. A fishing boat in Croatia <ul><li>Being a country with a large amount of costline, Croatia has many ports and fishing boats. This is a small boat at dock. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Dubrovnik <ul><li>Dubrovnik, Croatia is a city on the cost on the Adriatic Sea. It is a popular tourist destination. It has a population of about 44,000 people. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Beaches in Croatia <ul><li>There are very many beautiful beaches in Croatia. The water there is often very blue. This picture is of the Island of Rab. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Waterfalls in Croatia <ul><li>There are many beautiful waterfalls in Croatia. These waterfalls flow from the Plitvice lakes. </li></ul>
  7. 7. Forests in Croatia <ul><li>The forests in Croatia are often very green and are in the Dinaric Mountain range. </li></ul>
  8. 8. Salona <ul><li>Salona is one of many historic ancient Greek and ancient Roman sites. Salona was the capitol of Dalmatia. Salona is now in the city of Split. </li></ul>
  9. 9. Churches in Croatia <ul><li>Croatia is a very religious place. The main religion there is Roman Catholic. The church on the top left is St. Donat´s church. The church on the bottom left is St. Duje church. The church on the bottom right is the Cathedral of St James. </li></ul>
  10. 10. Marten <ul><li>One animal of Croatia is the marten. A marten is a small foxlike animal that used to be hunted and used to trade as money This a Pine Marten. </li></ul>
  11. 11. The Kuna <ul><li>The currency of Croatia is the Kuna. </li></ul>
  12. 12. Soccer <ul><li>The Croatian soccer team was only formed in 1990. It has not won the FIFA cup but came in third in 1998. </li></ul>
  13. 13. Food <ul><li>Having a large amount of sea coasts Croatians often eat seafood, but they do eat many other types of food. This salata od hobotnice, octopus </li></ul>
  14. 14. Croatian Language <ul><li>The Croatian language is based off of a Southern Slavic language used in Bosnia, Herzegovina, and some parts of Itali </li></ul>
  15. 15. Regions of Croatia <ul><li>There are eight zones that Croatia can be split into. There are the Dalmatian regions (Purple, tan, blue, and light purple). There is also a Mountain region. There is the Slavonija region. There is Middle Croatia (green). There is also the Kvarner region (blue/green). There is Istria (red). </li></ul>
  16. 16. bibliography <ul><li>&quot;Images.&quot; Bing . Web. 02 Feb. 2010. <>. </li></ul><ul><li>  Bing . Web. 02 Feb. 2010. <>. </li></ul>