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Jamaica and bahamas2

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Jamaica and bahamas2

  1. 1. Jamaica and Bahamas The beautiful islands surrounded by water everywhere you look.
  2. 2. Jamaica Flag Bahamas Flag <ul><li>The Jamaican flag means: </li></ul><ul><li>Green: Hope, richness, vegetation </li></ul><ul><li>Black Creativity, Strength </li></ul><ul><li>Gold Wealth. </li></ul><ul><li>The Bahamian flag means: </li></ul><ul><li>Black: Stands for the strength. </li></ul><ul><li>Yellow: Denotes the sandy beaches. </li></ul><ul><li>Blue: symbolizes the Caribbean Sea </li></ul>
  3. 3. Jamaica’s Fast Facts <ul><li>Capital: Kingston </li></ul><ul><li>Population: 2,825,928 </li></ul><ul><li>Language: English and Jamaican Patios </li></ul><ul><li>Sugar made Jamaica one of the most valuable possessions in the world for more than 150 years. </li></ul><ul><li>The British Parliament abolished slavery as of August 1 st 1834. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Bahamas Fast Facts <ul><li>The Bahamian Pledge: I pledge my allegiance to the Flag and to the commonwealth of the Bahamas for which it stands. One people united in love and service. </li></ul><ul><li>Capital: Nassau </li></ul><ul><li>Population: 330,000 people </li></ul>
  5. 5. Jamaica's Economy <ul><li>Relies on tourism and provides jobs in economic services, Financial, services accounting. </li></ul><ul><li>Makes a lot hand crafts (Basketry, from palms founds, and voodoo dolls). </li></ul><ul><li>Each year Jamaica has a pineapple fest, along with a Crab fest. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Bahamas Economy <ul><li>People in Bahamas make money off of Crawfish, conch fritters, Land crabs, conch stew. </li></ul><ul><li>Many famous pirates landed here. Such as Blackbeard, Annebonnwy. </li></ul><ul><li>Sovereign Queen Elizabeth(1952) </li></ul>
  7. 7. Cited Websites for the Info <ul><li>www.en.wikipedia.com </li></ul><ul><li>www.bahamianflag.com </li></ul><ul><li>www.bestonbahamas.com </li></ul><ul><li>www.buzzle.com </li></ul><ul><li>www.everyculture.com </li></ul><ul><li>www.bahamasguide.com </li></ul><ul><li>www.jamaicans.com </li></ul><ul><li>www.geographia.com </li></ul>
  8. 8. Cited websites for Info <ul><li>www.infoplease.com </li></ul><ul><li>www.hotels.com </li></ul><ul><li>www.worldstogethertavel.com </li></ul>
  9. 9. Cited Websites for Pictures <ul><li>www.mapsofworld.com </li></ul><ul><li>www.carlongpublishers.com </li></ul><ul><li>www.missscuba.com </li></ul><ul><li>www.100destinos.com </li></ul><ul><li>www.classof78.com </li></ul><ul><li>www.examiner.com </li></ul>

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