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Panoramabillede af Ralph G. Roeske EXPERT Taget 17:06, 22/07/2009 - Views loading...


200907221906 Bad Ischl Traunbridge Katrin Siriuskogel

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B: 200907221851 Bad Ischl Esplanade Traun River

Af Ralph G. Roeske, 150 meter væk

200907221851 Bad Ischl Esplanade Traun River

C: 200907221923 Bad Ischl Traunkai

Af Ralph G. Roeske, 170 meter væk

200907221923 Bad Ischl Traunkai

D: 200907221929 Bad Ischl Schoepferplatz

Af Ralph G. Roeske, 310 meter væk

200907221929 Bad Ischl Schoepferplatz

E: 200907221837 Bad Ischl Kurpark Fountain

Af Ralph G. Roeske, 320 meter væk

200907221837 Bad Ischl Kurpark Fountain

F: 200907221841 Bad Ischl Kurpark Dr Wirer Monument

Af Ralph G. Roeske, 390 meter væk

200907221841 Bad Ischl Kurpark Dr Wirer Monument

H: Bad Ischl Kirchenvorplatz Am Abend

Af Ralph G. Roeske, 470 meter væk

Bad Ischl Kirchenvorplatz Am Abend

I: Trinkhalle Bad Ischl

Af clemens-pfeiffer, 490 meter væk

Trinkhalle Bad Ischl

Dette panorama blev taget i http://www.360cities.net/da/area/salzkammergut, Europe

Dette er et overblik over Europe

Europe is generally agreed to be the birthplace of western culture, including such legendary innovations as the democratic nation-state, football and tomato sauce.

The word Europe comes from the Greek goddess Europa, who was kidnapped by Zeus and plunked down on the island of Crete. Europa gradually changed from referring to mainland Greece until it extended finally to include Norway and Russia.

Don't be confused that Europe is called a continent without looking like an island, the way the other continents do. It's okay. The Ural mountains have steadily been there to divide Europe from Asia for the last 250 million years. Russia technically inhabits "Eurasia".

Europe is presently uniting into one political and economic zone with a common currency called the Euro. The European Union originated in 1993 and is now composed of 27 member states. Its headquarters is in Brussels, Belgium.

Do not confuse the EU with the Council of Europe, which has 47 member states and dates to 1949. These two bodies share the same flag, national anthem, and mission of integrating Europe. The headquarters of the Council are located in Strasbourg, France, and it is most famous for its European Court of Human Rights.

In spite of these two bodies, there is still no single Constitution or set of laws applying to all the countries of Europe. Debate rages over the role of the EU in regards to national sovereignty. As of January 2009, the Lisbon Treaty is the closest thing to a European Constitution, yet it has not been approved by all the EU states. 

Text by Steve Smith.

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