100412 Snow on the lake at Haukeliseter
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100412 Snow on the lake at Haukeliseter

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I took this panoramic back in 2010, but never got round to stitching it. Haukeliseter is our first stop for snow kiting in the winter. I made a lot of the tracks on the snow the day before. Check out me kiting:

http://www.flickr.com/photos/oliverguest/sets/72157623860743476/

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A: Haukeliseter Fjellstue 2012

por Ackermann Ralf, 560 metros de distancia

In the year 867, the Norwegian Parliament decided to build on Haukelivegen a place to stay. The Europ...

Haukeliseter Fjellstue 2012

B: Haukeliseter 2012

por Ackermann Ralf, 560 metros de distancia

In the year 867, the Norwegian Parliament decided to build on Haukelivegen a place to stay. The Europ...

Haukeliseter 2012

C: Haukelivegen near Haukeliseter 2012

por Ackermann Ralf, 910 metros de distancia

In the year 867, the Norwegian Parliament decided to build on Haukelivegen a place to stay. The Europ...

Haukelivegen near Haukeliseter 2012

D: Røldal stave church 2012

por Ackermann Ralf, a 20.6 km.

Røldal is a small village in the municipality of Odda situated in a valley on the edge of the Hardang...

Røldal stave church 2012

E: Røldal Stave Church Portal 2012

por Ackermann Ralf, a 20.6 km.

The Røldal Stave Church (built in 1250) stands in the municipality of Odda in Hordaland county. In th...

Røldal Stave Church Portal 2012

F: Røldal Skisenter 2012

por Ackermann Ralf, a 25.0 km.

Røldal is a small village in the municipality of Odda situated in a valley on the edge of the Hardang...

Røldal Skisenter 2012

G: Låtefossen waterfall 2012

por Ackermann Ralf, a 36.8 km.

Låtefossen is a waterfall located in the municipality of Odda. The total height is 165 meters. In fro...

Låtefossen waterfall 2012

H: Troll's Tongue (Trolltunga)

por Vegard Pettersen, a 43.2 km.

Trolltunga (Troll's Tongue) is a rock formaiton offering a stunning view of the Ringedal lake and the...

Troll's Tongue (Trolltunga)

I: Åkrafjord 2012

por Ackermann Ralf, a 47.6 km.

The Åkrafjord located in the commune Etne in Sunnhordland in southwest Norway. The north side of the ...

Åkrafjord 2012

J: Langfoss waterfall 2012

por Ackermann Ralf, a 47.6 km.

With a total drop of 612 meters, the Langfoss is the fifth highest waterfall in Norway. It is located...

Langfoss waterfall 2012

Este panorama fue tomado en Norway, Europe

Esta es una vista general de 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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