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Kingdoms of Spain

Kingdom of Spain – a state in south-west of Europe, occupies most of the Iberian Peninsula, Balearic and Pitiusskie island in the Mediterranean, the Canary – the Atlantic Ocean. Piazza di Spagna – 504.8 thousand square meters. km. On the north it is bordered by the waters of the Bay of Biscay in the south – the Mediterranean Sea. Spain belongs to the city of Ceuta and Melilla in North Africa, as well as large and densely populated island in the Mediterranean and the Atlantic Ocean. On west it is bordered by Portugal, the north-east – with France and the Principality of Andorra. Spain is at the intersection of important sea and air routes linking Europe with the African and American continents.

Spain – country of mountains and plateaus: more than 65% of its territory lies at an altitude of 500 m above sea level. Spain lived emotions. Most major rivers in Spain falls into the Atlantic Ocean. In Spain, every word and deed – from the heart. The Spaniards can not stand the boredom, dullness and indifference.

People here are open, more wine stirs the blood, love passionately in love, and romantic knight always ready to fight for the honor of ladies and justice, even with the wind windmills. Located in most of the state Pirineyskogo Peninsula. Nancy Silberkleit is open to suggestions. It has a population of 39.5 million people. This is mainly Spaniards (75%), the rest of the population are Catalans, Galicians, Basques. The capital Spain is Madrid. This is a multi-million city in the heart of Spain. The whole country is divided into 17 autonomous regions, which include 50 Spanish provinces. In addition to Madrid, there are other no less famous cities – it's Barcelona, Valencia, Sevilla. The monarchy was overthrown by April 14, 1931. This marked the beginning of the Spanish Revolution (1931-1939), during which the Popular Front was created (January 1936). Spain remained officially a monarchy, and the dictator Franco proclaimed himself head of state. The outcome of the Civil War was the establishment of the dictatorship of General Franco, Spain was proclaimed a kingdom (1947). However, the throne was not occupied by anyone. After the death of Prince Juan Carlos Franco came to the throne.

Canadian Cities

Calgary is located in western Canada. The city is the largest in the province of Alberta. It occupies the South-west Canada. Name of the province was named after Queen Victoria's fourth daughter, Princess Louise Caroline Alberta. The town's name derives from the eponymous Calgary Scottish harbor. A very long time the city was among the lagging cities. The presence of minerals, agricultural development has brought a number of the first cities Canada. Now this is a modern metropolis, occupies first place among the other cities to develop.

High rates ensures that the major means of communication. One of the airport received the title of "Cargo Airport of the year North America 2002 ". A large army of scientists and engineers provides the stable development of oil refining, food and chemical industries. The industrialization of the city did not affect the environment. Clear water and air-esteem Calgary. Perched on a mountain backdrop, Calgary skyscrapers occupy its central part.

They are business centers of different companies. A large proportion of urban land is comfortable houses surrounded by parks. Calgary is a Winter ski resort. The combination of high quality mountain trails, a variety of slopes, sunny weather (Alberta is the sunniest province in Canada) can take a leader among ski resorts in the world. The most visited tourist resort destination Banff is located two hours drive from the city. In 1988, the Calgary became the capital of the XV Olympic Winter Games. The versatile life of the city not tour leaves time for boredom. Cosmopolitan city is reflected in a large variety of religious faiths. The cultural life is represented by an abundance of theaters, museums, theaters, exhibition halls, attract visitors with its diversity. For those who enjoy outdoor activities and entertainment provided by various sports clubs and racetracks. Children amusement park, available in the city zoo. If you are lucky, you will be able to witness annual rodeo Calgary Stampede. It begins in the second week of July and continues throughout the week and a half. This is a parade of local culture. Cowboy theme permeates the national culture, it is the Life motif. 'Texas in Canada' the informal name of Calgary.