Living Room at Gl. Avernaes
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Living Room at Gl. Avernaes

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A: Gl. Avernaes Conference Center Denmark

by Flemming V. Larsen, 30 meters away

Gl. Avernaes Conference Center Denmark

B: Nabben

by Photophobia, 7.0 km away

Lystbåde i Helnæs bugt.

Nabben

C: Old Sailing Ships visiting Assens

by Photophobia, 10.6 km away

The race around Fyn for conservation worthy sailing Ships visiting Assens.

Old Sailing Ships visiting Assens

D: Horne Kirke 1

by Photophobia, 15.3 km away

Horne Kirke i Horne ved Faaborg er Fyns eneste rundkirke, bygget i år 1100.

Horne Kirke 1

E: Horne Round Church

by Photophobia, 15.3 km away

Horne Kirke i Horne ved Faaborg er Fyns eneste rundkirke, bygget i år 1100. Taget med Nikon D5000.

Horne Round Church

F: Hvedholm Slot

by Photophobia, 16.2 km away

Hvedholm Slot ligger ved Horne ned til Faaborg fjord med en betagende udsigt over det sydfynske Øhav.

Hvedholm Slot

G: Broby Motocross Klub

by Photophobia, 16.4 km away

Broby Motocross Klub - http://www.bmck.dk

Broby Motocross Klub

H: The Forest At Trente Moelle

by Flemming V. Larsen, 16.5 km away

Trente Moelle (Mill) is a Nature Center in the south of Fyn near Faaborg. It is situated beautifully ...

The Forest At Trente Moelle

I: View from Bågö Lighthouse

by Victor Pilups, 16.5 km away

View from Bågö Lighthouse

View from Bågö Lighthouse

J: Danish Fungi Atlas Camp At Trente Moelle

by Flemming V. Larsen, 16.5 km away

The 4th Fungi Atlas camp  were held in Trente Moelle Nature Center. The fungi Atlas Project is going ...

Danish Fungi Atlas Camp At Trente Moelle

This panorama was taken in Denmark, 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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