WALES
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Wales is a part
of Great
Britain to the
west from
England
• Saint David, the patron
saint of Wales, started a
number of monasteries in
the country. Paintings of
Saint David normally show
him with a dove on his
shoulder. His relics are
now in Saint David’ s
Cathedral in Wales. Saint
David ’s Day is celebrated
on 1 March.
The red
dragon is
the
symbol of
Wales
The Welsh flag shows a
dragon.
•On this picture
you can see girls
wearing welsh
national
clothes.
The Welsh language belongs to Celtic
languages. It is very different from
English.
•Welsh
• Gwlad! Gwlad!
Pleidoil wyf I am
gwlad;
• Tra mor yn I r bur hoff
bau,
• O bydded I r hen iaith
barhau.
•English
• Homeland! I am
devoted to my
country;
• So long as the sea is
a wall to this beautiful
land,
• May the ancient
language remain.
• Both my greatgrandmothers
spoke Welsh. My
father and his
brothers could
speak both Welsh
and English, my
generation speaks
no Welsh. I am
learning it at
evening class.
Wales is a land of
green fields,
forests and
farms. But it is
also a land of
mountains and
valleys, streams
and waterfalls
Wales is a
country
with its
own
culture
and
history
The capital of Wales is
Cardiff. Cardiff is
Europe's youngest
Capital City,
achieving its status
in 1955, and
although it has
grown into one of the
most vibrant cities. It
has not lost its small
town quality
The name Cardiff is
an Anglicisation of
Welsh name
"Caerdydd". Caer"
means "fort" or
"castle." "Dydd" or
"Diff" was a
corruption of "
Taff", the river on
which Cardiff
castle stands, in
which case
"Cardiff" would
mean "the fort on
the river Taff" (in
On this
picture you
can see
the emblem
of Cardiff
Cardiff
lies
on the
river
Taff
Cardiff is an
industrial city, a
big port, which
also has a lot
of historical
buildings.
The centre of Cardiff is
surprisingly compact
and most of its sights
and attractions are
only a short walk
from one another.
The Museum, Civic
Buildings and Castle
can all be seen from
the main shopping
areas which have
modern shopping
centres together with
beautiful Victorian
Arcades.
Welsh
Parliament
The city is
home to the
Millennium
Stadium
which hosts
major world
sporting
events. It
was opened
in 1999.
The aerial view
of the
Millennium
Stadium
The High
street runs
to the
castle.
The Castle
in Cardiff
attracts a
lot of
tourists.
Тhe
inside
of the
Castle
The view
on the
castle
from the
High
street.
•This is the
library in
Cardiff. It
looks like
an ancient
castle.
Norwegian
Church
Cardiff is a great place to
be a student. Besides
our own college, a
Further Education
College, there are two
large universities and
the Welsh College of
Music and Drama.
Although Cardiff is a
very cosmopolitan city,
it does not have an
over-concentration of
foreign students and
you will find it easy to
practice the language
here.On this picture you
can see the University
of Cardiff.
City
Hall
City
Hall
War
memorial
in Cardiff
Indoor
market
Тhere are
a lot of
beautiful
churches
in Cardiff.
There are a lot of
hotels, where
you can stay, if
you visit Wales.
This is the Molt
hotel.
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