Official language: Spanish
· Aranese, in
· Basque in the Basque country
· Catalan in
· Galician in
Extent: 504.782 km²
Population: 40,7 million
Geographic location: it is extended between northern geographic width 35 until 43 degrees and 47 first and geographic length of 9 degrees and 12 first westerner up to 3 degrees and 19 first Eastern.
Political system: Parliamentary democracy, constitutional monarchy
Religion: Christian Roman Catholic
Currency: Euro (€)
National Flag: three horizontal bands in red and yellow (yellow intermediate it is double in width from each red). Also, a simplified publication of the Spanish national device appears on the yellow band.
National Anthem: Marcha Real
The basic economic sectors of
Spanish music and the flamenco dance have admirers all around the world, while Cervantes novel, Don Quixote, is a landmark in modern European literature. Spanish directors such as Pedro Almodovar, Alejandro Amenabar and Luis Bunuel have been honoured with international awards.
The Spanish cuisine is famous for the paella (which is made with rice, chicken, seafood and vegetables), the Tortilla (omelette with potatoes) and sangria (refreshing wine that is served with fruits).