2 Likes

Qta. das Covas
Portugal
Copyright: Manuel Teles
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 8188x4094
Uploaded: 07/09/2012
Updated: 24/09/2012
Views:

...


Tags:
comments powered by Disqus

Manuel Teles
Picnic area at the Braganca castle
Manuel Teles
The Port Winetour
Manuel Teles
S. Francisco church
Manuel Teles
Feira Medieval Panorama Final
Manuel Teles
Braganza castle
Manuel Teles
Medieval recreation
Manuel Teles
Braganza castle - elevated pole viewpoint
Manuel Teles
Pillory Castle
Manuel Teles
Museu da Mascara e do Traje
Manuel Teles
Museu da Máscara e do Traje - Interior I
Manuel Teles
Museu da Máscara e do Traje - Interior II
Manuel Teles
Old man resting, after lunch in the castle garden
Ruediger Kottmann
Limone Sul Garda - Porto Vecchio
Ruediger Kottmann
Limone Sul Garda - Porto Nuovo
Darin Williams
Conoco at Commerce
Andrew Bodrov
Mars Panorama - Curiosity rover: Martian solar day 437
Maciej G. Szling
Noc w gorach
Zoltan Duray
Kalbling 2196m
luis davilla
Genghis Khan Statue Complex in mongolia
Ronald Tichelaar
Møyskriv, at the cliff, Lårdalstigen
Mohammad Reza Domiri Ganji
Choret Lake at night
Astrolabio Colombia
Catedral de Sal de Zipaquirá
Arion Schuler
Gulderstock
Kobel Rudolf
Sang Chan (Long Ru)Waterfall
Manuel Teles
National Club swimming pool
Manuel Teles
Railway bridge at Barca D'Alva
Manuel Teles
Laguna de los Peces, Sanabria
Manuel Teles
Puebla de Sanabria
Manuel Teles
Car inspection center
Manuel Teles
Boas Festas - Merry Christmas
Manuel Teles
Historia&Arte (art gallery). Sala 2
Manuel Teles
“Mis Caprichos” // Pilar Juan Fradejas painting exhibition
Manuel Teles
B&R
Manuel Teles
The Summer is ending...
Manuel Teles
Faia da Agua Alta waterfall
Manuel Teles
Art of Masks and Masquerade by Amável Antão
More About 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.