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Wales

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Zip Facts about Wales:

  • “Gorau arf, arf dysg” is an old Welsh proverb which means “The best weapon is the weapon of learning”
  • The Welsh wear daffodils (the national flower) and leeks (popular in Welsh cuisine) on March 1, St. David’s Day, in honor of the Patron Saint of Wales
  • Visit:http://www.llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogerychwyrndrobwllllantysiliogogogoch.co.uk/, which is the website of the Welsh village with the longest name in Britain (58 letters, translated as “St. Mary’s Church in the hollow of the white hazel near a rapid whirlpool and the church of St. Tysilio of the red cave”) and one of the longest place names in the world
  • Wales (Cymru) is the mythical land of King Arthur.  In 1962, Lawrence of Arabia was filmed on its Myrthyr Mawr Sand Dunes
  • Sir Thomas John Woodward, knighted in 2006 by the Queen, is the famous Welsh singer, Tom Jones

Wales - SHChinese Pears

Chinese Pears – Sue Hunt

http://56groupwales-art.co.uk/SHIndex.htm

Link to Recipe:  https://theworldfrommykitchen.wordpress.com/wales/

Link to Map:   https://theworldfrommykitchen.files.wordpress.com/2015/03/recipemap-europe.pdf

1998 Princess of Wales

 

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