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Panoramabillede af Sergej Esnault EXPERT Taget 13:06, 03/07/2010 - Views loading...


Obrovská brána v Slopoch pod Roháčom - Súľovské skaly - Slovakia

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A: Hlbocka valley - rocky glen

Af Miroslav Olesnanik, 1.2 km væk

Hlbocka valley - rocky glen

B: Sulov castle

Af Petr Kolčář, 1.3 km væk

Sulov rocky castle in Sulov mountains

Sulov castle

C: Hlbocka valley - rocky gorge

Af Miroslav Olesnanik, 1.3 km væk

Hlbocka valley - rocky gorge

D: Hlbocka valley - top of waterfall

Af Miroslav Olesnanik, 1.3 km væk

Hlbocka valley - top of waterfall

E: Hlbocky waterfall

Af Miroslav Olesnanik, 1.3 km væk

Hlbocky waterfall

F: Hlbocký vodopád - pohľad zo 6m

Af Pavol Sandor, 1.3 km væk

Hlbocký vodopád - pohľad zo 6m

G: Sulov - Rock city

Af Petr Kolčář, 1.5 km væk

Rock city in Sulov mountains

Sulov - Rock city

H: Suľovské skaly - Gotická brána

Af Pavol Sandor, 2.4 km væk

 Súľov rocksSúľov rocks (National Nature Reserve), built of coarse conglomerate, calcite and sand roc...

Suľovské skaly - Gotická brána

I: Sulov summit panorama

Af Petr Kolčář, 2.4 km væk

Sulov rocky, summit panorama

Sulov summit panorama

J: Obec Súľov - centrum

Af Mikropolis, 2.6 km væk

Obec Súľov - centrum

Dette panorama blev taget i Slovakia, 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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