Why Solomon Islands. Spanish explorer Alvaro de Mendana de Neira sighted the Islands in 1568 and named The Islands of Solomon, hoping the mineral reaches of the Island would match those of the biblical King. Philip Carteret
The Republic of Austria shares its borders with Germany, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Hungary, Slovenia, Italy, Switzerland and Liechtenstein. Its history goes back to the time of the Roman Empire around 15BC.
The Marshall Islands - now officially the Republic of the Marshall Islands - were part of the Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands administered by the United States, from which the Marshall Islands and Micronesia split.
Pope Pius XI, did sign a Lateran Treaty with Italy to create a new independent state in 1929. The "Vatican City" Flag adopted for the Vatican State is one of only two square country flags in the world, the other being the flag of Switzerland.
The South Korean flag design, also known as Taegeukgi was inspired by the Chinese yin and yang symbol. The four trigrams represent the four Taoist philosophical ideas about the universe: harmony, symmetry, balance, circulation
UDU, meaning vessel, is an African drum like musical instrument used by the Igbo people of Nigeria. it looks like a water jug with an additional hole and with its bass like sound was originally only played by woman at special ceremonies
The Flag patterns were officially adopted by the First National Assembly in 1822. blue and white have many interpretations, symbolizing the colours of the Greek sky and sea as well as the white clouds and waves.
Organising a House Party or Event in Hidden Valley. Flags Down Under can provide you with International Flags, Hand Waver flags which are ideal for decorating food stalls. Miniature flags are very popular for school projects
The Current tricolour flag was again adopted in 1991 after the Soviet Union collapsed and a new Russian Federation was born. It underwent a few changes since 1993 and is now in its current form the official national flag of Russia since the year 2000.
Football is today one of Japans most popular sports. The first national football team was founded in 1921, joining FIFA in 1929. The national football team owes its nickname "Samurai Blue" to the blue and white football uniform.
Another sport, popular in Japan is "Sumo",
Traditional national sports in Mexico consist of a series of Equestrian events as well as bullfighting, adopted from the Spanish tradition. Mexico has the largest venue for bullfighting in the world. The "Plaza de toros" in Mexico City seats 48'000 people
French missionaries and trading companies were in 1637 the first European to impact on the lifestyle and culture of this African Nation. Soon the French flag was flown everywhere and French became the main language
The word Greek, according to Aristotle, comes from the word "Graikoi" which was the pre-historic name of the Hellenes. The people who we call the Greeks, and live in a country we call Greece, actually call themselves Hellenes and live in a country called Hellas.
Show pride in your heritage and be the first in Beverley to decorate your House or Business with the Albanian Flag,
Organising a House Party or Event in Beverley. Flags Down Under can provide you with flag buntings, international flags , flags on sticks to decorate food stalls. Desk flags for school projects or to collect.
Multicultural Day at school in Hobart. Children are proud of their heritage, they like to show off Mum's cooking, their national dress. Complete the dress up with a Great Britain hand waver flag and a crossed Flag Badge Australia/Great Britain,
The Famous Pizza was invented in Naples. Italy is part of the European Union. Let's display the Italian Flag in Copley and celebrate the national day on the 2nd of June.
Flags Hand Flags Copley Italian
With more than 25 Year's Experience in the flag Business, Flags Down Under has a huge range of flags and flag related products ready for dispatch to Parkwood.
Show pride in your heritage and be the first in Parkwood to decorate your House or Business with the Tunisia Flag,
It is said that in 1941 during World War II the design first found national acceptance when RAAF pilots based in Singapore had a stencilled boxing kangaroo painted on the side of their Wirraway fighter planes to identify themselves to the Japanese as Australian and not British.
Multicultural Day at school in Broome. Children are proud of their heritage, they like to show off Mum's cooking, their national dress. Complete the dress up with a Macedonian flag, an embroidered Flag Patch of Macedonia on their T-Shirt.
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Every Australian Citizen has the right and privilege of displaying the Australian National Flag. Any National Flag should be treated with dignity and respect as it identifies and represents its sovereign nation both at home and worldwide.
With more than 25 Years Experience in the flag Business, Flags Down Under has a huge range of flags and Crossed Flag Pins in stock ready for dispatch to St. Kilda. Show pride in your heritage and be the first in St. Kilda to decorate your House or Restaurant with the India Flag, read more about the Indian flag
ITALY NATIONAL FLAG
Italy became a republic in 1946. The Italians like to call their homeland "Bel Paese" which means beautiful country. The capital city Rome was founded in 753BC. Italy is full of Hills and Mountains.
With more than 25 Year's Experience in the flag Business, Flags Down Under has a huge range of flags and Desk flags of every country ready for dispatch to Macarthur. Show pride in your heritage and be the first in Macarthur to decorate your House or Restaurant with the Guinea Flag
NIGERIA, officially the Federal Republic of Nigeria, got its name from the River "Niger". Nigeria's national flag was officially adopted in 1960, representing peace, the countries forests and abundant natural wealth.
Capital City Valletta
Valletta is one of the smallest capital cities. Walk through the narrow streets and admire the beautiful painted window boxes and doors. Surrounded by water, take a short cruise around the city. Malta has a long History.
Winter Sport is a big tourist income. Skiing in Kitzbuehl is well known. There are lot's of interesting places in Austria. The Vienna Hofburg, Schoenbrunn Palace. During Advent Christchindle Markets are a joy to see and experience.
The Maori cultural revival began in the 1960s and continues. On the 14th December 2009, Cabinet recognised the Maori (Tino Rangatiratanga) flag as the preferred national Maori flag and noted that it will complement the New Zealand flag. New Zealand Flag Day 6th February.
Organising a House Party or Business Conference. Flags Down Under suggests you brighten your venue and create a memorable atmosphere, with their beautiful range of national flags. Displaying your visitors own National Flag is good etiquette and it shows that you care, respect and value their customs
Queensland is famous for its pristine beaches and tropical islands. Queensland is the second largest state in Australia. Queensland is seven times the size of Great Britain. Queensland is home to more than 4 million people.
Netherlands Capital City is Amsterdam, seat of Government is in The Hague.
The Netherlands are celebrating their National Day on 12th June.
Big party's street festivals are also held on 27th April the King's Day - also called Orange Day.