Mercadillo_Leiria (Portugal)
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Mercadillo_Leiria (Portugal)

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Schlüsselworte: calles y plazas

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Bilder in der Nähe von Portugal


A: Plaza Fuente luminosa_Leiria (Portugal)

von soledad-tante-agudo, 110 Meter entfernt

Plaza Fuente luminosa_Leiria (Portugal)

B: Plaza Rodrigues Lobo_Leiria (Portugal)

von soledad-tante-agudo, 140 Meter entfernt

Plaza Rodrigues Lobo_Leiria (Portugal)

C: Catedral de Leiria(Portugal)_Exterior

von soledad-tante-agudo, 180 Meter entfernt

Catedral de Leiria(Portugal)_Exterior

D: Escuela Rodrigues Lobo_Leiria (Portugal)

von soledad-tante-agudo, 180 Meter entfernt

Escuela Rodrigues Lobo_Leiria (Portugal)

E: Catedral de Leiria(Portugal)_Interior

von soledad-tante-agudo, 180 Meter entfernt

Catedral de Leiria(Portugal)_Interior

F: Castillo_1_Leiria (Portugal)

von soledad-tante-agudo, 330 Meter entfernt

Castillo_1_Leiria (Portugal)

G: Castillo_2_Leiria (Portugal)

von soledad-tante-agudo, 350 Meter entfernt

Castillo_2_Leiria (Portugal)

H: Castillo_3_Leiria (Portugal)

von soledad-tante-agudo, 350 Meter entfernt

Castillo_3_Leiria (Portugal)

I: Monastery of Batalha

von Romain Calvetti, 9.6 entfernt

Batalha built to commemorate the victory of the Portuguese over the Castilians in the battle of Aljub...

Monastery of Batalha

J: Monastry of Batalha

von Michael Zander, 9.6 entfernt

The monastry of Batalha in Portugal. One of the most impressing of its kind with a really impressive ...

Monastry of Batalha

Das Panorama wurde in Portugal, Europe aufgenommen

Dies ist ein Überblick von 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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