Spain

By: Khalin Cater

Introduction

Country: Spain


Location: Spain


Capital: Madrid


Popular hobbies or sports: Fútbol or soccer, and bullfighting are two popular sports and hobbies in Spain


Cuisine: One of the most popular dishes of Spain is paella which is a rice dish, but there are many other rice dishes.

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El Museo

This is an el museo that is located in the Province of Barcelona. It is called Museu Picasso. It houses a large collection of artworks by the 20th-century Spanish artist Pablo Picasso.

El Monumento

The El Escorial is a political center of the Spanish Empire under King Philip II. It was begun by the architect Juan Bautista de Toledo and in 1563 and was finished in 1567 after his death by Juan de Herrera.

La Plaza

The Plaza Mayor, Madrid is a famous la plaza that was built in Philip III's reign. It's construction began in 1617 and opened in 1619. It is located in Madrid Spain and covers 3 acres of land. It was built by the Spanish architects Juan Gómez de Mora and Juan de Herrera.

El Parque de Diversiones

This is an amusement park in South Barcelona that is called PortAventura. It is located in Salou, Spain and was opened in 1995. It attracts around 4 million visitors per year which makes it the most visited theme park in Spain.

La Biblioteca

The National Library of Spain is a major public library in Madrid, Spain. It is one of the largest libraries in the world that was made by Francisco Jareño. It was opened March 18, 1896.

La Iglesia

The Sagrada Família is a large Roman Catholic church in Barcelona, Spain. It was designed by the Spanish architect Antoni Gaudí. It's construction began March 19, 1882 and is still undergoing construction today. It opened on November 7, 2010.

La Mezquita

The Mosque of Córdoba is a famouse cathedral in Córdoba, spain. This cathedral was built in 987 AD. Its ecclesiastical name is the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Assumption

El Estadio

Camp Nou is a famous football stadium located in Barcelona, Spain. It has been home to the FC Barcelona since 1957. It has the largest stadium in Spain by capacity. The stadium has a capacity of 99,354.

El Zoológico

The Madrid Zoo Aquarium is a famous zoo that is located in Madrid, Spain. It was opened in 1770 and is owned by the city. The zoo has 6,000 animals and 500 different species.

El Parque Nacional

Ordesa y Monte Perdido National Park is located in Argon, Spain. This national park has been opened since 1918. It is also one of the largest national parks in Spain and is situated with the Pyrenees mountain range.