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Kazakhstan. Baylee Littleton. Map & Comparison. Kazakhstan. Comparison of the size of Kazakhstan to the USA. Meaning Behind the Flag!. The pattern on the flag represents the artistic and cultural traditions of the old Khanate and Kazakh people .
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Kazakhstan Baylee Littleton
Map & Comparison • Kazakhstan Comparison of the size of Kazakhstan to the USA.
Meaning Behind the Flag! • The pattern on the flag represents the artistic and cultural traditions of the old Khanate and Kazakh people. • The blue background color represents the many Turkic peoples who make up the population of the country. • The eagle and the sun represent freedom and flight toward better achievements and aspiration. • Also the blue represents the broad skies and freedom!
Natural Resources Some natural resources possessed by Kazakhstan are~ Petroleum, nickel, gold, cobalt, copper, and zinc. Petroleum Copper Zinc
TRAVEL CONCERNS • SUICIDE BOMBERS • TERRORISTS TARGETING “SOFT” CIVILIAN TARGETS • ANTI-U.S. SENTIMENTS
Special Circumstances • You must be aware of earthquakes in the mountains. • You must be aware of when leaving the country of people trying to steal your money or “pick-pocketing” you. • Also be aware of being fined for exporting goods. FINED
The Palace of Peace and Reconciliation in Astana This palace is located in Astana, the capital of Kazakhstan. This is such a popular destination because the pyramid is resonant of both a spiritual history that dates back to ancient Egypt as well as a symbol of amity for the future.
Kazakhstan Concert Hall The building’s shape reminds of the petals of a flower as a metaphor of the dynamism of music itself. It is a popular destination because it is one of the most grand and beautiful concert hall’s in the world. Also some of the best musicians play there!
The Medeo • The Medeo is an outdoor ice skating rink. • Its located in a mountain valley or the Medeu Valley. • It sits 1,691 meters above sea level.
Impressions!! • Kazakhstan has the 62nd largest population in the world. • The capital was moved in 1998 from Almaty, (Kazakhstans’s largest city), to Astana. • It’s the 9th largest country in the world by land area, it is also the worlds largest landlocked country.
The end!! By: Baylee Ann Littleton!<3.