Likes

L'extérieur de l'église en hiver
France
Copyright: Cosson Sébastien
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 10914x5457
Uploaded: 19/05/2009
Updated: 10/11/2012
Views:

...


Tags:
comments powered by Disqus

Cosson Sébastien
Le parvis de l'église
Cosson Sébastien
L'intérieur de l'église
Cosson Sébastien
Le départ des remontées mécaniques du village
Cosson Sébastien
Le carrefour de l'office de tourisme
Cosson Sébastien
Le Plateau de la Croix
Cosson Sébastien
L'école du ski français à Saint Nicolas de Véroce
Cosson Sébastien
Nordic ski slope
Cosson Sébastien
La piste de fond du plateau de la Croix
Cosson Sébastien
La piste de fond du Bettex au plateau de la Croix
Cosson Sébastien
La piste de fond Le Bettex Plateau de la Croix
Cosson Sébastien
Le Champel
Cosson Sébastien
Le chalet sous l'épaule du Mont Joly
C360.NL - Henri Smeets
Seceda, Val Gardena, Dolomites, Italy
Fernando A. Riego
tunnel
KVS Setty
KR Market
idVR360
Samarinda Islamic Center Mosque 03
Carlos Chegado
Hotel Tivoli Almansor Carvoeiro Algarve Vale Covo Beach
Jules
Piece Ouverte dans le fort de St Honorât
Willy Kaemena
Balloon Fiesta 2009
Geoff Mather
River Garve Ross And Cromarty Scotland
Vasily Kumaev & Andrew Mishin
Borovensk. Abandoned cathedral. Floor 2. Altar. (2009)
heiwa4126
Kodera soy sauce store
Jules
Cloitre du travail
Mark Bridgwater
Deer Park Heights
Cosson Sébastien
Le chalet sous l'épaule du Mont Joly
Cosson Sébastien
Le Nerey
Cosson Sébastien
La Place
Cosson Sébastien
Le chalet dans les bois
Cosson Sébastien
Sur l'épaule du Mont Joly
Cosson Sébastien
L'intérieur de l'église
Cosson Sébastien
La place un jour de marché
Cosson Sébastien
Highmontjoly05
Cosson Sébastien
Les Thermes
Cosson Sébastien
Nordic ski slope
Cosson Sébastien
Bellevue 02
Cosson Sébastien
L'Avenue du Mont d'Arbois
More About France

France is affectionately referred to as "the Hexagon" for its overall shape.French history goes back to the Gauls, a Celtic tribe which inhabited the area circa 300BC until being conquered by Julius Caesar.The Franks were the first tribe to adopt Catholic Christianity after the Roman Empire collapsed. France became an independent location in the Treaty of Verdun in (843 AD), which divided up Charlemagne's Carolingian Empire into several portions.The French monarchy reached its zenith during the reign of Louis XIV, the Sun King, who stood for seventy-two years as the Monarch of all Monarchs. His palace of Versailles and its Hall of Mirrors are a splendid treasure-trove of Baroque art.The French Revolution ended the rule of the monarchy with the motto "Liberty, Equality, Fraternity!" On July 14th, 1789 angry mobs stormed La Bastille prison and began the Revolution in which Louis XVI, his wife Marie-Antoinette and thousands of others met the guillotine.One decade after the revolution, Napolean Bonaparte seized control of the Republic and named himself Emperor. His armies conquered most of Europe and his Napoleonic Code became a lasting legal foundation for concepts of personal status and property.During the period of colonization France controlled the largest empire in the world, second only to Britain.France is one of the founding members of the European Union and the United Nations, as well as one of the nuclear armed nations of the world.Text by Steve Smith.