In the mountains of Andorra
Share
mail
License license
loading...
Loading ...

Panoramic photo by Andrey Gorlachev Taken 13:00, 03/09/2012 - Views loading...

Advertisement

In the mountains of Andorra

The World > Europe > France

  • Like / unlike
  • thumbs up
  • thumbs down

The road in the mountains of Andorra. It was captured in the begining of September 2012. The temperature was +8, so it was very cold to shoot this pano :)

In the north you can find funicular (cableway) that begins from Encamp.

It shooted with Canon 550D with Samyang 8mm lens + tripod with Nodal Ninja pano head.

comments powered by Disqus

Nearby images in http://www.360cities.net/area/1316616561_754556_151320

map

A: Grandvalira Ski Area, Andorra

by Steve Wallace, 3.5 km away

Ski Andorra March 2010

Grandvalira Ski Area, Andorra

B: Grau Roig

by Andrew Bodrov, 4.4 km away

I shoot this panorama for event "Decade" of project World Wide Panorama.I am involved in a project of...

Grau Roig

C: A little rest from skiing

by Andrew Bodrov, 5.0 km away

A little rest from skiing

D: SportWellness Mountain Spa

by Steve Wallace, 6.5 km away

SportWellness Mountain Spa

E: Judo APACEF

by Estenle Vega, 6.8 km away

Competition of Escaldes French School.

Judo APACEF

F: Illa Andorra

by Estenle Vega, 7.1 km away

Hall of the Comercial galerie in Andorra Country Shoping Center in Escaldes-Engordany. VivandZona cen...

Illa Andorra

G: Illa

by Estenle Vega, 7.1 km away

Illa

H: Sant Cristòfol d' Anyos Church

by Antonio Jesus Sanabria Marcos, 7.3 km away

Romanic XII Church in Anyos,Andorra

Sant Cristòfol d' Anyos Church

I: Sant Cristòfol d'Anyòs - Anyòs

by Manel Trèmols, 7.3 km away

Inside Sant Cristòfol d'Anyòs. Romanesque church, problably of twelfth-century. Declared "bé inmoble ...

Sant Cristòfol d'Anyòs - Anyòs

J: Pic Baix del Cubil 2705m, Pas de la Casa, Andorra

by Andrew Bodrov, 8.3 km away

The largest skiable domain in the Pyrenees is known as Grandvalira! It stretches over 193km of pistes...

Pic Baix del Cubil 2705m, Pas de la Casa, Andorra

This panorama was taken in http://www.360cities.net/area/1316616561_754556_151320, France

This is an overview of 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.

Share this panorama