22 de març de 2012

OUR COUNTRIES

BELLPUIG


Bellpuig is a town in the county of Urgell, in Catalonia. Nowadays Bellpuig is the third most important village in the area of Urgell. The town, located between the three little hills appearing in the flag is served by Bellpuig railway station.
The most important event is the Festival of the Virgin of Dolors takes place every year and includes a religious procession. This celebration is more than 300 years old.
Bellpuig is known for holding the Motocross World Championship in the Motocross of Bellpuig.
DUBLIN




Dublin is the capital city of Ireland, situated on the central East coast of the island. It’s name comes from the Irish name Dubh Linn, meaning “black pool”
Originally a established as a Viking settlement in the 9th century, Dublin now has a population of around one million people, with approximately half of them under the age of 25.
Every year during the week of St. Patrick’s Day (March 17th) Dublin holds the annual St Patrick’s  Festival, with live music and entertainment on the streets of the city.