1 Like

St. Nicholas Sibenik 2
Croatia

The Fort of St Nicholas (Sv. Nikola) was built in 1540 at the entrance to

the St Anthony Channel (Sv. Ante), the only sea approach
to Šibenik in order to protect the town from the Turkish attacks from the sea.
The builder was Venetian military architect Giangirolamo Sanmicheli.
White stone was used for building the lower parts of the fortress and red stone for the upper parts.

View More »

Copyright: Pavle Novak
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 10328x5164
Uploaded: 14/04/2012
Updated: 10/10/2014
Views:

...


Tags: st nicholas; sibenik; croatia; giangirolamo sanmicheli; st anthony; channel; the fort
comments powered by Disqus

Iván Ferenczy
Inside the Fort Sveti Nikolai
Iván Ferenczy
Fort Sveti Nikolai
Iván Ferenczy
Fort Sveti Nikolai and the city of Sibenik in the background
Pavle Novak
St. Nicholas Sibenik 3
Iván Ferenczy
On the top of Fort Sveti Nikolai
Iván Ferenczy
Fort Sveti Nikole - old gun station
Pavle Novak
St.Nicholas Sibenik 1
Pavle Novak
Channel-Harbour in Sibenik
Pavle Novak
The St Jackob Sibenik Croatia
Hans Molenkamp
Sibenik Pier
Pavle Novak
The St Jacob Sibenik Croatia
Hrvoje Mikolčević
Cathedral of St. Jacob in Sibenik Croatia
Wojciech Sadlej
The ruins of the building 1
Ignacio Duran de la Re
Palacio De Gobierno
Marijan Marijanovic
View on Lukin fir and river Lim from hanging bridge
Jeff Scholl
Above the Old River Bridge along the Middle Fork in West Glacier, Montana
Andrea Biffi
Musée départemental de l'Oise
Melkan Bassil
Sheikh Zayed Mosque
Lev Trusov
Church in Aksinino
Jeff Scholl
Above Swift Reservoir outside of Dupuyer, Montana
Tom Mills
Riad Jdi 1
Bob Stapleton
London World Naked Bike Ride 2010
Melkan Bassil
Jupiter & Bacchus
dedmaxopka
На пилоне Большого Обуховского моста, СПб
Pavle Novak
Krka Nacional Park Skradinski Buk
Pavle Novak
St. Nicholas Sibenik 3
Pavle Novak
Krka Nacional Park Skradinski Buk
Pavle Novak
Port Of Sibenik
Pavle Novak
The Fortress Of St John Sibenik Croatia
Pavle Novak
St. Nicholas Sibenik 2
Pavle Novak
Prvic Sepurine
Pavle Novak
Krka Nacional Park Skradinski Buk
Pavle Novak
St Krsevan Sibenik Croatia
Pavle Novak
The St Jackob Sibenik Croatia
Pavle Novak
Sailing
Pavle Novak
The St Jacob Sibenik Croatia
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.