0 Likes

Pamvotis Lake Ioannina
Greece

This panorama was taken from the lakeshore of lake Pamvotis in Ioannina. The Byzantine castle of Ioannina is barely visible, hidden behind the trees. On top of the castle a minaret and a mosque (Ashlan Pasha mosque, now a Municipal museum) are visible, remnants of the Ottoman occupation of Greece. Within a hundred meters from the camera position, there are plenty of restaurants and cafeterias (behind the trees and on the right side of the fun park). Far behind the castle and to its left the island of Ioannina is visible. It is is the only inhabited lake island in Europe. The settlements visible across the lake are called Perama and Amfithea(left to right) and the mountain range above is called Mitsikeli.

Copyright: Nikos maretas
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 16000x8000
Hochgeladen: 25/08/2012
Aktualisiert: 21/09/2012
Angesehen:

...


Tags: ioannina; pamvotis; lake
comments powered by Disqus

Christos Tsekas
Ιωάννινα..
Costas Vassis
Mouselimi cafe inside the old castle of Ioannina city
Costas Vassis
Roads of New York Exhibition
Nikos Maretas
Its Kale Ioannina
Christos Tsekas
Its Kale-Ioannina
Nikos Maretas
Litharitsia
Nikos Maretas
Calm waters in Lake Pamvotis
Costas Vassis
Photometria photo festival
Costas Vassis
Aggitis Cave
Costas Vassis
Frames of European Common Life Ioannina Exhibition
Nikos Maretas
I.T. Classroom 7th Lyceum Ioannina
Nikos Maretas
7th Upper Middle school (Lyceum) of Ioannina
yunzen liu
Penglai Tianhengshan Cultural Park 1
Stefan Bock
Im Neuen Rathaus im Turm
tipurano
Dunes of Maspalomas
Mikhail Nagaitsev
Fish day
muscapix
Fort Oranje Statia
Martin Hertel
Kieselgur-Ablagerung bei Soos / CZ
omid jafarnezhad
Saraye Kashani Bazar Arak
chen4490-陈铁军
秦皇岛森林体育公园-Slgy3
Maciej G. Szling
Poland Tatry Ceprostrada
Burkhard Koerner
Lanz Bulldog Treffen 2011
Andy Bryant
Grenoble from Le Moucherotte
walid maarouf bel haj ali
Sidi Meghzals mosque (interior)
Nikos Maretas
Calm waters in Lake Pamvotis
Nikos Maretas
Kastoria
Nikos Maretas
Pamvotis Lake Ioannina
Nikos Maretas
Islet of Parga (Islet of Virgin Mary)
Nikos Maretas
Its Kale Ioannina
Nikos Maretas
Teachers office 7th Lyceum Ioannina
Nikos Maretas
Prophet Elias (Ai Lias) chapel in Eleftherochori
Nikos Maretas
Playing by the Church - Kalentzi, Achaia
Nikos Maretas
Plain of Paramythia
Nikos Maretas
Principals office 7th Lyceum Ioannina
Nikos Maretas
7th lyceum of Ioannina secretariat
Nikos Maretas
Zavia Beach - Sivota
More About 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.