Andorra By: Chas Shefchik Dawson Smith Austin Veeser

Andorra

Capital: Andorra La Villa

Languages - Catalan - Spanish - French

Located between Spain and France

History

Discovered - 803 AD

Important Figures - Charlemagne - King Louis Charles II

Events - Charlemagne recovers areas of present day Andorra

Geography

Landforms-The country is sounded by the Pyrenees

Major Landmarks-Lots of beautiful churches

Major Bodies Of Water-The Valira River

Major Cities-Its capital Andorra La Villa

Culture

Clothing-No distinctive style-Good place to purchase clothing

Holidays-Feast of Virgin Mertixell-Christmas

Feast of Virgin Mertixell-Eat outside-Cold Cuts-Chicken-Rabbit

Christmas-No meat

Food-Escudella (See Picture Below)-Meat-Fish-Vegetables-No meat on Friday

Music-Claret Brothers-ViolinCello- Violin

Government-Co principality-Ruled by 2 nations-France+Spain

Religion-Roman Catholic

Economy

Natural-Iron-Lead-Aluminium

Manufacturing-Agricultural-Mining

Land Use-Recreation-Farming-Mining

Major Jobs-Farmers-Shop workers

Currency-Euros

Climate

Weather-Dry-Heavy Rainfall in Fall+Spring

Rainfall-Highest is in May- Lowest is in January

Temperature-Highest is in July at 78 degrees Fahrenheit-Lowest is in December at 32 degrees Fahrenheit

Effect on Country-Not much ability to plant-grazing is good

Interesting Facts

Population (As Of July 2016)-85,660

Flag-Combines symbols from France+Spain

Travel Tips- Good Winter Sports-Good Shopping

Transportation-Good roads-Small airport in Seo De Urgal, Spain

Native Animals-Wide variety of herbivores-Few carnivores

Conclusion

Bibliography

"Andorra." Britannica School, Encyclopædia Britannica, 9 Jun. 2016. school.eb.com/levels/middle/article/Andorra/7461. Accessed 22 Feb. 2017.

"Flag of Andorra." Britannica School, Encyclopædia Britannica, 3 Feb. 2017. school.eb.com/levels/middle/article/flag-of-Andorra/93805. Accessed 22 Feb. 2017.

http://www.everyculture.com/A-Bo/Andorra.html

https://weather-and-climate.com/average-monthly-Rainfall-Temperature-Sunshine,andorra-la-vella,andorra

http://visitandorra.com/en/culture/church-of-santa-coloma/

http://www.worldatlas.com/webimage/countrys/europe/andorra/adtimeln.htm

https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/an.html

http://www.everyculture.com/A-Bo/Andorra.html

http://www.worldwildlife.org/ecoregions/pa0433

Credits:

Created with images by xiquinhosilva - "33588-Andorra" • TULAS - "mountain landscape comapedrosa" • strecosa - "wall stones structure" • cocoate.com - "Pyrenees" • kajsahartig - "Sant Joan de Caselles" • www.rubenholthuijsen.nl - "AndorranChurch" • kajsahartig - "Sant Joan de Caselles" • dpotera - "El Celler de Can Roca 2010" • by onnoth - "Caldo de escudella con fideos, arroz y pelotilla" • image4you - "euro coins currency" • Hans - "clouds cloud formations sky" • cocoate.com - "Pyrenees" • gminguzzi - "The flag of Andorra" • Hans Engel - "end." • jaycross - "IMG_3533.JPG"

Made with Adobe Slate

Make your words and images move.

Get Slate

Report Abuse

If you feel that this video content violates the Adobe Terms of Use, you may report this content by filling out this quick form.

To report a Copyright Violation, please follow Section 17 in the Terms of Use.