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Some one please tell me an obscure fact about spain or austallia!!!

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  1. *Much of Spain was ruled by Muslims called Moors from about 800 to 1500.

    *One of the most beautiful buildings in the world is the Alhambra, a Moorish palace in Grenada, Spain. It even has a harem, apartments for women only.

    *Spain and Portugal are located on the Iberian Peninsula.

    For more information about Spain, check these sites.

    http://www.xmission.com/~dderhak/index/moors.htm

    http://www.greatbuildings.com/buildings/The_Alhambra.html

    *The first people, called Aborigines, came to Australia over 50,000 years ago. They apparently came by boat from the mainland of Asia by way of many islands.

    *Many of the first English settlers in Australia were convicted criminals from England. They were exiled to Australia instead of being sent to prison.

    Check these sites for more information.

    http://encarta.msn.com/encyclopedia_761572789/Aboriginal_Australians.html

    http://www.outback-australia-travel-secrets.com/australian_deserts.html

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