Sant Cristòfol d'Anyòs - Anyòs
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Sant Cristòfol d'Anyòs - Anyòs

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Inside Sant Cristòfol d'Anyòs. Romanesque church, problably of twelfth-century.

Declared "bé inmoble d'interés cultural" (2003)

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

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A: Sant Cristòfol d' Anyos Church

by Antonio Jesus Sanabria Marcos, 60 meters away

Romanic XII Church in Anyos,Andorra

Sant Cristòfol d' Anyos Church

B: Judo APACEF

by Estenle Vega, 3.0 km away

Competition of Escaldes French School.

Judo APACEF

C: Illa Andorra

by Estenle Vega, 3.0 km away

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

Illa Andorra

D: Illa

by Estenle Vega, 3.1 km away

Illa

E: Santa Coloma Church

by Antonio Jesus Sanabria Marcos, 5.1 km away

Santa Coloma Church

F: In the mountains of Andorra

by Andrey Gorlachev, 7.3 km away

The road in the mountains of Andorra. It was captured in the begining of September 2012. The temperat...

In the mountains of Andorra

G: Comapedrosa

by Marcos Sanz, 9.1 km away

Cima del Comapedrosa

Comapedrosa

H: Grandvalira Ski Area, Andorra

by Steve Wallace, 10.0 km away

Ski Andorra March 2010

Grandvalira Ski Area, Andorra

I: Cabaneta360

by jampla, 11.0 km away

Panoramic from summit Cabaneta, andorra, catalonia

Cabaneta360

J: Grau Roig

by Andrew Bodrov, 11.4 km away

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

Grau Roig

This panorama was taken in http://www.360cities.net/en/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.

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