Presentation on theme: "LONDON.- HOUSES OF PARLIAMENT AND BIG BEN London is the capital city of England and The UK. Its the largest city in Europe. London is the first city."— Presentation transcript:
LONDON.- HOUSES OF PARLIAMENT AND BIG BEN London is the capital city of England and The UK. Its the largest city in Europe. London is the first city to host the Olimpics three times (1908, 1948 and 2012) The worlds first public zoo opened in 1829 in London (London Zoo). BIG BEN IS THE UKS MOST POPULAR TOURIST ATTRACTION IN LONDON.
CARDIFF.- AMAZING FACTS Cardiff is the capital of Wales. Over 100 years ago, Captain Scott left Cardiff for ill-fated journey to the South Pole. We can see Cardiff Bay in this photograph on the right. Nowadays its a popular place to visit in Cardiff. THE CLOCK ON THE BUILDING IS UNOFFICIALLY KNOWN AS THE "BABY BIG BEN" OR THE "BIG BEN OF WALES.
BELFAST.- THE BIG FISH Belfast is the capital city of Northern Ireland. Titanic was built and launched from Belfast Harbour. In Belfast we can see a famous sculpture called The Big Fish. Each scale of the fish is a tile decorated with texts and images of Belfast history. THE BIG FISH IS A SALMON. ITS TEN METRES LONG.
EDINBURGH.- FAMOUS PEOPLE Edinburgh is the capital city of Scotland. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, the creator of Sherlock Holmes, was born in Edinburgh. JK Rowling, author of the famous Harry Potter books, wrote her first novel 'Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone in a café in Edinburgh. QUIDDITCH" IS A GAME PLAYED BY TWO TEAMS OF SEVEN PEOPLE (THREE CHASERS, TWO BEATERS, TWO BLUDGERS AND ONE SEEKER). ITS PLAYED ON BROOMSTICKS.