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Saint Andrew the hermit at Kalana - Valtos

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The cave of Saint Andrew the hermit at Kalana - Valtos. Today in the cave is an old little chapel where the saint lived. See the next image inside and behind the chapel.

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A: Cave of Saint Andrew the hermit at Kalana - Valtos

Af Giorgos Tassios, 20 meter væk

 Inside the cave of Saint Andrew the hermit at Kalana - Valtos. Today in the cave is an old little ch...

Cave of Saint Andrew the hermit at Kalana - Valtos

B: Gorge of "Bouzounick" at Valaora Evrytania

Af Giorgos Tassios, 8.5 km væk

The gorge of "Bouzounick" close to the village Valaora at Central Greece. A monument of nature next t...

Gorge of "Bouzounick" at Valaora Evrytania

C: Kato Potamia Granitsa

Af Giorgos Tassios, 13.0 km væk

The center of Kato Potamia Granitsa settlement

Kato Potamia Granitsa

D: Granitsa of Evrytania at Central Greece

Af Giorgos Tassios, 16.1 km væk

The village of Granitsa at Agrafa of Evrytania in Central Greece. View from "Ai Giorgis". http://www....

Granitsa of Evrytania at Central Greece

E: Granitsa of Evrytania. "Agnanteve"

Af Giorgos Tassios, 16.4 km væk

The village of Granitsa of Evrytania at Central Greece. View from "Agnanteve" where the "meraklides" ...

Granitsa of Evrytania. "Agnanteve"

F: Bubby's area at Granitsa Evrytania

Af Giorgos Tassios, 16.5 km væk

Bubby... hey Bubby. Vale ena tsipouraki re megale! Bubbys apo Pirgo leme... kai mezedaki kai vale sta...

Bubby's area at Granitsa Evrytania

G: Central Square of Granitsa at Central Greece

Af Giorgos Tassios, 16.5 km væk

The central square of village Granitsa of Evrytania in Central Greece. The mountain in front is the "...

Central Square of Granitsa at Central Greece

H: The north square of Village Granitsa

Af Giorgos Tassios, 16.5 km væk

The second square of Granitsa at Evrytania in Central Greece. The mountain in front is the "Kalogeros...

The north square of Village Granitsa

I: Granitsa Pyramida

Af Giorgos Tassios, 16.7 km væk

The ruins of the Prophet Elijah destroyed from the Shkodra Pasha at June 1823 at Granitsa where is on...

Granitsa Pyramida

J: Granitsa of Evrytania. "Kalogeros" mountain.

Af Giorgos Tassios, 16.8 km væk

Village of Granitsa at Evrytanian Agrafa Central  Greece. View of the Mount Ftery "Kalogeros" from "M...

Granitsa of Evrytania. "Kalogeros" mountain.

Dette panorama blev taget i Greece, 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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