This beautiful map shows physical and political features for Spain and surrounding areas. Relief shading and the use of different colours by height above sea level are both informative and attractive.
Spain flag consists of three horizontal stripes of red, yellow and red. The yellow stripe being twice the size of each red stripe. As per the legend, the red and yellow colors of the flag were chosen to honor the popular Spanish tradition of bullfighting where the red color represents the blood spilled by the bulls while while yellow represents the sand in the bull-fighting arena.
Country full name - Kingdom of Spain
Important National Days - National Day: 12th October
Provinces - Andalucia, Aragon, Asturias, Balearic Islands, Canary Islands, Cantabria, Castilla La Mancha, Extremadura, Galicia, La Rioja, Madrid, Murcia, Navarra, Valencia.
Capital City - Madrid
Major Cities - Madrid, Barcelona, Valencia, Seville, Bilbao, Málaga, Oviedo.
Currency - Euro
Primary Languages - Spanish
Time-Zone - (GMT+1)
ISO CODE - ESP
Country Code - 34
Area Covered - 505,990 sq km
National Mapping Agency - National Geographic Institute
Did you know? - Around 406 million people in the world speak Spanish. UNESCO's third largest heritage country, Spain boasts 45 UNESCO World Heritage Sites. It is also the most LGBT-friendly country in the world.
Detailed and colored map of Spain showing both physical & political features of the country and surrounding areas is an ideal reference piece. Thousands of minute details are clearly shown in distinct colours. Map also highlights land topography and relief areas using appropriate shading. Additional features on the map are gulfs, bays and islands.
Spain is the largest country in Southern Europe & the second largest country in Western Europe and the European Union, and the fourth largest country in the European continent. This country as we know today is a secular parliamentary democracy & a parliamentary monarchy. It is a major developed country and a high income country.
National Day commemorates the anniversary of Christopher Columbus's first arrival in the Americas.
Only France is bigger when it comes to countries that are members of the European Union. On counting Russia and Ukraine, Spain comes at the fourth position in terms of Europe's countries. The biggest part of Russia is in Asia, though.
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