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Pskov. Krom and Trinity cathedral at night.

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Pskov is one of oldest towns of Russia. Most significant place of Pskov is named Krom - the fortness in centre of the town.

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Bilder in der Nähe von Pskov

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A: Pskov. Krom. The Trinity cathedral

von Alexey Klement, 80 Meter entfernt

Pskov is one of oldest towns of Russia. Most significant place of Pskov is named Krom - the fortness ...

Pskov. Krom. The Trinity cathedral

B: Pskov. Sovetskaya quay and the Kremlin

von Vladimir Petrov, 90 Meter entfernt

Pskov. Sovetskaya quay and the Kremlin

C: Memorial Cross in Pskov Kremlin

von Andrey Ilyin, 150 Meter entfernt

Memorial Cross in Pskov Kremlin

D: The Veche Square

von Ozerov Andrey, 150 Meter entfernt

The Veche Square

E: Pskov. Soviet Embankment.

von Lev Trusov, 170 Meter entfernt

Pskov. Soviet Embankment.

F: Night street.

von Andrey Ilyin, 250 Meter entfernt

Night street.

G: Ulica Gercena

von Anastasiya Grigoreva, 270 Meter entfernt

Ulica Gercena

H: Dust.

von Andrey Ilyin, 270 Meter entfernt

Dust.

I: Street Leon Pozemsky

von Vladimir Petrov, 310 Meter entfernt

Street Leon  Pozemsky

J: estuary Pskova

von Ozerov Andrey, 320 Meter entfernt

estuary Pskova

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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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