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Spain – World Atlas: Kids Encyclopedia

Spain – World Atlas: Kids Encyclopedia

System of government: Constitutional Monarchy Capital: Madrid Location: In south-western Europe, occupying a major part of the Iberian Peninsula; borders with Portugal, France, Andorra and Gibraltar Area: 504,782 sq km National composition: The Spaniards are divided by language. The main language is Castillian. Other languages are Catalan, Galician and Basque Religion: Roman Catholic Official language: Spanish (Castilian) Currency: Peseta = …

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Tomatina – Tomato Fight Festival Images

Tomatina - Tomato Fight Festival Images

Tomatina – Tomato Fight Festival Images: La Tomatina is a festival that is held in the Valencian town of Bunol, a town located in the East of Spain 30 km / 19 miles from the Mediterranean, in which participants throw tomatoes and get involved in this tomato fight purely for entertainment purposes. La Tomatina Bunol has inspired similar celebrations in other parts …

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USA Guinness World Records: Longest dog lead

USA Guinness World Records: Longest dog lead

Detroit, Michigan, USA – May 29, 2016 – Shinola, the Detroit-based watch company that also makes dog leashes, donated a super-long, red-orange lead to the The Humane Society; the leash measured 2,2620-foot, 8-inch, thus setting the new world record for the Longest dog lead. Photo: Link, a 2-year-old Icelandic sheepdog, dons a world-record-breaking, 2,2621-foot leash at Michigan Humane Society in …

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