1 Like

University of Glasgow, Undercroft
Scotland

The University of Glasgow is the fourth oldest university in the English-speaking world,  established in 1451. The Undercroft (commonly known as The Cloisters) is one of the most photographed part of the campus and was designed and built by George Gilbert Scott in the 1870s.

Copyright: Daniel Oi
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 6000x3000
Uploaded: 10/06/2009
Updated: 08/07/2014
Views:

...


Tags: glasgow; university; cloisters
comments powered by Disqus

Jon Mills
University Memorial Chapel, Glasgow by Mark Sutherland
Gary Quigg
The Hunterian Museum #1
Benoit Nicolet
University of Glasgow
Billy Hepburn
Kelvingrove Park Bandstand
Gary Quigg
Kelvingrove Museum #2
Gary Quigg
Kelvingrove Museum #1
Jon Mills
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Mu​seum by Mark Sutherland
Peter Stark
Landsdowne Parish Church
Scott Anderson
Kibble Palace, Botanic Gardens, Glasgow, Scotland
Billy Hepburn
Kibble Palace
Daniel Oi
Kibble Palace, Glasgow Botanic Gardens
Peter Stark
Lobey Dosser
Chris Ellenbogen
Old Jewish Cemetery
Fritz Hanke
Inside the Black Diamond
Aleksandr Reznik
Rome Colosseum
Jürgen Matern
Marble Courtyard in the Castle of Versailles
Paseo De Recoletos de Madrid
Bridge Carlos Fernandez Casado
Ercina lake of Asturias
bibouroku tabito
Hōrai-Bashi(Hōrai Bridge) - The longest wooden walking bridge in the world (Ⅱ)
Real Palace of Madrid
Branimir Minkov
Sunset over Danube near ancient Ratiaria
Four Sides Media
Aerial view of Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque, Muscat, Oman
Monastery of the Paular of Madrid
Daniel Oi
Asian Civilisations Museum, Singapore
Daniel Oi
Helix Bridge, Singapore
Daniel Oi
Münsterplatz, Konstanz, Germany
Daniel Oi
Church of Saint Jacques-sur-Coudenberg, Brussels
Daniel Oi
Fontaine Saint-Michel, Paris, France
Daniel Oi
Westminster, London
Daniel Oi
Glasgow Cathedral at Night
Daniel Oi
Vancouver Convention Centre, Vancouver
Daniel Oi
Corpus Clock, Corpus Christi College, Cambridge
Daniel Oi
Outdoor Theatre, Esplanade, Singapore
Daniel Oi
Federation Square, Melbourne
Daniel Oi
Sunset over Minerve, France
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.