Presentation on theme: "By Asher, and Athena ¡Les presentamos Cuba! La capital de Cuba es Havana Havana is the capital of Cuba Havana is the biggest Cuban city Its located."— Presentation transcript:
By Asher, and Athena
¡Les presentamos Cuba!
La capital de Cuba es Havana Havana is the capital of Cuba Havana is the biggest Cuban city Its located on the northern coast of Cuba 90 miles from Key West
El Presidente de Cuba es Raul Castro Raul Castro is 82 years old He is the Cuban president He is the son of a Spanish immigrant Angel Castro He assumed office in 2011
La poblacion Cuba is milliones de personas
Los colores de la bandera son rojo, blanco, Azul Azul representa the three parts the country was divided into during the independence war. Rojo representa the bloodshed to free the nation. Blanco representa the purity of the patriotic cause. Blanco star representa independence.
El clima de Cuba es templado
La religion de Cuba es Catolico After the communist revolution of 1959, the government of Cuba restricted religious practices 80% of Cubans are catholic Many Cubans think its not good for your children to go to church.
Los deportes y pasatiempos son beisbol, basquetbol, and el boxeo
Los animales que viven aqui son Cuban parakeet, bee hummingbird, and the Cuban crocodile.
La moneda ( How much is it worth compared to a US dollar ) =
Las comidas populares son Black beans and rice Tostones (Flattened fried plaintains) And boliche
El mapa Key: =La Cabana = Havana cathedral = Castillio San Salvador la Punta
La cabana Served as a military base and a prison Historical park Located at the elevated eastern side
Havana cathedral Described as music set in stone It took from 1748 to 1777 to build. Its set in the former swamp plaza
Castillio san Salvador de la punta Designed to protect the Havana Bay In 1595 a hurricane severely damaged the fortress, among other reasons. It was so severely damaged because of the thinness of its walls that were more solidly rebuilt.
3 personas famosas William Levy (Actor) Gloria Estafan (Singer) Alex Sanchez (Baseball)
Holiday numero uno Finally Free! Be Free! Cubans Independence day is called Dia de la Independencia which celebrates Cuban independence. October 10 th 1868 A man named Carlos Manuel de cespedes freed his slaves starting a 10 year independence war.
Holiday numero dos January 2 nd is Cuba’s armed forces victory day. On this day everyone shoots a bullet into the air.