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Bournemouth Funicular

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One of two Bournemouth Funiculars for taking you up and down the cliff side, instead of having to walk a long zigzag path.

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A:

por Al Dunn, 500 metros de distancia

A spherical panorama taken at Bournemouth, United Kingdom in January, 2012. It was a cloudy day as us...

B: Bournemouth Pier and Beach

por Al Dunn, 630 metros de distancia

Bournemouth Pier in wintertime. Only the brave swim in the cold water!

Bournemouth Pier and Beach

C: Dancers on the Bournemouth Pavilion Terrace

por Sophie Morse, 690 metros de distancia

People watching Batch Gueye & Friends performing on the terrace of the Bournemouth Pavilion as pa...

Dancers on the Bournemouth Pavilion Terrace

D: Under Bournemouth Pier.

por Sophie Morse, 730 metros de distancia

Taken in the heat wave of 2013, of people sheltering from the heat of the midday sun under Bournemout...

Under Bournemouth Pier.

E: Bournemouth Pier

por Sophie Morse, 740 metros de distancia

The beautiful art deco pier was demolished and replaced with this modern edifice. It is nice that Bou...

Bournemouth Pier

F: Bournemouth

por Grzegorz Rogala, 760 metros de distancia

Bournemouth

G: The Parish Church of St Peter

por Grzegorz Rogala, 770 metros de distancia

The Parish Church of St Peter

H: Bournemouth Gardens

por Sophie Morse, 820 metros de distancia

Bournemouth Gardens

I: Old Christchurch Rd Bournemouth

por Sophie Morse, 890 metros de distancia

This pan is taken beneath the wrought iron archway, which used to spans between the two arcades in Ol...

Old Christchurch Rd Bournemouth

J: Balloon Ticket Office

por Sophie Morse, 990 metros de distancia

People at the Bournemouth Balloon ticket office, I think for some reason the balloon was not flying, ...

Balloon Ticket Office

Este panorama fue tomado en England, 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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