Mistral beach Puerto Banus
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Mistral beach Puerto Banus

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A: Sunset in Puerto Banus in Marbella - Spain

by Luciano Correa | Vista Panoramica, 980 meters away

PUERTO BANÚS is the most famous nautical and tourist enclave in south Europe, but this port is much m...

Sunset in Puerto Banus in Marbella - Spain

B: Streets of Puerto Banus close to Marbella in Spain

by Luciano Correa | Vista Panoramica, 1.0 km away

The Old Town of Marbella retains traces of a historical process as interesting as dilated in time. Al...

Streets of Puerto Banus close to Marbella in Spain

C: Vista del Paseo Benabola

by wagner philippe, 1.1 km away

Vista del Paseo Benabola

D: SPAIN MALAGA MARBELLA PUERTO BANUS

by Fernando Coviella, 1.1 km away

SPAIN MALAGA MARBELLA PUERTO BANUS

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by Fran Santiago, 1.1 km away

F: SPAIN MALAGA PUERTO BANUS SEAPORT

by Fernando Coviella, 1.2 km away

SPAIN MALAGA PUERTO BANUS SEAPORT

G: Puerto Banus street close to Marbella in Spain

by Luciano Correa | Vista Panoramica, 1.3 km away

Speaking of Prehistory is no easy task, hundreds of thousands of years of mankind's presence makes it...

Puerto Banus street close to Marbella in Spain

H: Harley Davidson Store in Puerto Banus in Spain

by Luciano Correa | Vista Panoramica, 2.5 km away

C. de Salamanca is a major national company distributing and selling the best brands worldwide.C. de ...

Harley Davidson Store in Puerto Banus in Spain

I: Inside Ferrari California in Puerto Banus in Andalucia in Spain

by Luciano Correa | Vista Panoramica, 2.5 km away

Ferrari, absolute leader in the construction of competition cars, is the world-wide reference in both...

Inside Ferrari California in Puerto Banus in Andalucia in Spain

J: Ferrari and Masserati Store in Puerto Banus in Andalucia in Spain

by Luciano Correa | Vista Panoramica, 2.5 km away

C. de Salamanca is a company involved in luxury vehicle distribution, maintenance, repair and sale of...

Ferrari and Masserati Store in Puerto Banus in Andalucia in Spain

This panorama was taken in Marbella, 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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