Kaštieľ Radvanských
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Kaštieľ Radvanských

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A: Sladkovic Church Radvan Banska Bystrica

by Cibula Vincent, 60 meters away

Radvansky kostol A.Sladkovica, v ktorom sa lieci dusa a hned vedla Novamed zdravotne stredisko, kde l...

Sladkovic Church Radvan Banska Bystrica

B: Park kaštieľa Radvanských

by Marek Harman, 100 meters away

Park kaštieľa Radvanských

C: Tihányiovský kaštieľ

by Marek Harman, 290 meters away

Tihányiovský kaštieľ

D: Pri cintoríne

by Marek Harman, 310 meters away

Pri cintoríne

E: The old church in the Radvaň

by Cibula Vincent, 330 meters away

Banská Bystrica časť Radvaň. Radvaňský starý kostol. Keď dedinu postupne pohltilo mesto.Banska Bystri...

The old church in the Radvaň

F: Bárczyovský kaštieľ

by Marek Harman, 330 meters away

Bárczyovský kaštieľ

G: Andy Braxatoris

by Marek Harman, 460 meters away

Andy Braxatoris

H: Banská Bystrica, Štúrovo námestie / Štur Square.

by Cibula Vincent, 570 meters away

Časť Námestia Ľudovíta Štúra v Banskej Bystrici, neďaleko Európa shopping centra.Part to The Stur Squ...

Banská Bystrica, Štúrovo námestie / Štur Square.

I: Europa Shoping Centrum Banska Bystrica

by Cibula Vincent, 800 meters away

Autumn 2009 under the hill Urpin. Jesen pod Urpinom.

Europa Shoping Centrum Banska Bystrica

J: Kontajners

by Cibula Vincent, 930 meters away

Separácia odpadu, zber a recyklácia je dnes samostatným priemyselným odvetvím. / Separation of waste ...


This panorama was taken in Slovakia, Europe

This is an overview of 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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