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Jamaica

  1. 1. OUT OF MANY, ONE PEOPLE.
  2. 2. Location and size  Jamaica is an island from the Greater Antilles.  It is located in the Caribbean Sea, at the South of Cuba.  It belongs to the Commonwealth of Nations.
  3. 3. Jamaican symbols  This is the Jamaican flag:  This is the Jamaican coat of arms:
  4. 4. Jamaican symbols  There official language is English.  People from Jamaica are Jamaicans.  Its national anthem is called “God Save the Queen”.
  5. 5. Jamaican data  The estimated population is 2,889,187 people.  Its largest city and also capital city is Kingston.  Its area is a total of 10,990 km².
  6. 6. Jamaican weather. Environment  Jamaica is the third largest island in the Caribbean Sea.  The climate in Jamaica is tropical, with hot and humid weather.  Jamaica also lies in the hurricane belt of the Atlantic Ocean.  Some typical flora and fauna from Jamaica are the Jamaican Boa or bamboo.
  7. 7. Jamaican geography  LAKES:  Glistening waters  Wally wash great pond  Jamaican Channel  RIVERS:  Black River  Spanish River  Rio Bueno  MOUNTAINS:  Blue Mountains  Jonh Crow Mountains  Mocho Mountains  Juan de Bolas Mountain
  8. 8. National Heritage Sites in Jamaica  40 Harbour Street:  Kingston.
  9. 9. National Heritage Sites in Jamaica  Hibbert Headquarters House:  Kingston.
  10. 10. National Heritage Sites in Jamaica  Kingston Railway Station:  Kingston.
  11. 11. National Heritage Sites in Jamaica  Port Royal:
  12. 12. Jamaican folklore  Hoodoo  Rastafari  Reggae music
  13. 13. Jamaican folklore Bob Marley Jamaican Reggae singer- songwriter and guitarist. He was a committed Rastafari.
  14. 14. Jamaican people  Celebrities:  Tyson Beckford  Madge Sinclair  Famous music bands:  The Notorious B.I.G.  Sean Kingston  Sean Paul  Shaggy
  15. 15. Jamaican food  Curry goat with rice and peas  Banana  Coconut and Coconut milk  Oxtail with broad beans  Curry  Steamed fish  Ginger beer
  16. 16. Jamaican hobbies  Music  Sports  Pets

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