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GERMANY

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Natalia Uribe Osorio

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GERMANY
Why did I choose Germany?
I choose Germany because i find their culture and history so interesting, it is a beautiful country and have a lot of things to discover.
Sports
Common sports include winter sports, boxing, volleyball, basketball, ice hockey, tennis,. Water sports like underwater diving are popular in Germany as well, but the most popular sport is football.
General information
Its official name is the Federal Republic of Germany , in german Bundesrepublik Deutschland.
The country consists of 16 states and its capital and largest city is Berlin
covers an area of 357,021 square kilometers
Its a member of the European Union and is the most populous member state with 80.6 million inhabitants
the actual president is Joachim Gauck
the prime minister is Angela Merkel
Is located in western - central Europe
Christianity is the official religion
the official language is german
Germany is the major economic and political power of the European continent, and the official currency is the euro
GERMANY - COLOMBIA
Differences:
Germany is a rich and powerful country an Colombia stills development
Germany is one of the most influential countries in the word, wile Colombia not
Germany has developed significant achievements in science, medicine, technology and infrastructure, while Colombia is limited to the share of agriculture (coffee, bananas and flowers)
Germany has a very significant global war history, while Colombia has national conflicts
The education and security of Germany is better than Colombian`s
Colombia is bigger than Germany
INTERESTING FACTS
OKTOBERFEST

THE BERLIN WALL

EUROPEAN CENTRAL BANK

WELL-KNOWN GLOBAL BRANDS

Christmas

TRANSPORT
WOULD I LIVE IN GERMANY?
Yes, I would live in Germany, because I identify with their culture and is a highly developed country with many opportunities to work and study, plus a high quality of life and excellent security.
PLACES TO VISIT
SIMILARITIES:
Both are democratic republics
Football is the most popular sport
both have important rivers
They are touristic counties
Berlin
THE FLAG
Its origins are unknown, it is speculated that they were inspired by the colors of the uniforms of the Free Corps (Corps release) against the Napoleonic army, or, taken from the flag of the Holy Roman Empire, which also contain these colors.
The coat of arms of Germany has its origin in different symbols belonging to the period of the Holy Roman Empire.
COAT OF ARMS
GERMAN CURRENCY
Mercedes-Benz, BMW, SAP, Siemens, Volkswagen, Adidas, Audi, Allianz, Porsche, Bayer, Bosch, and Nivea.
Oktoberfest is the world's largest fair held annually in Munich, Bavaria, Germany. It is a 16-day festival running from late September to the first weekend in October with more than 6 million people from around the world attending the event every year. Only beer conforming to the Reinheitsgebot, at a minimum of approximately 6% alcohol by volume may be served at Oktoberfest. The beer must also be brewed within the city limits of Munich. Beers meeting these criteria may be designated Oktoberfest Beer.
Auschwitz-Birkenau museum
Cologne cathedral
Frankfurt train station
Rotemburgo
River Rin
Neuschwanstein castle
German parliament building Reichstag
Holocaust Memorial
Brandenburg Gate
Alianz arena
It is believed that the tradition of the Christmas tree originated in Germany in the seventeenth century. In Germany it is used to decorate the tree with real candles.
Germany has the best public transportation system in the world. Even so all Germans have their own car.
CURIOSITIES
The Sleeping Beauty Castle from Disney is inspired by Neuschwanstein Castle in Bavaria.
The most important scientist of the twentieth century, Albert Einstein was born in Germany
Over 300 bunkers and hundreds of kilometers of underground tunnels built during the Nazi-era still remain under the modern city of Berlin
The German Hans Riegal invented the famous Gummy bears.
The Berlin Wall was a barrier constructed by the German Democratic Republic starting on 13 August 1961, that completely cut off (by land) West Berlin from surrounding East Germany and from East Berlin. The barrier included guard towers placed along large concrete walls,which circumscribed a wide area later known as the "death strip"
The European Central Bank (ECB) is the central bank for the euro and administers the monetary policy of the Eurozone. It is located in the city of Frankfurt
BY: Natalia Uribe Osorio
2014



German selection has won three World Cups: Switzerland 1954 ,west Germany 1974 and Italy 1990
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