Plaza de Castilla. Madrid
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Plaza de Castilla. Madrid

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Plaza de Castilla. Madrid

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Immagini nelle vicinanze di Madrid

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A: Obelisk and towers of Europe of castilla square of madrid

di jose-ignacio-teran, 50 metri di distanza

Obelisk and towers of Europe of castilla square of madrid

B: The Europe Towers of the Castilla square of madrid

di jose-ignacio-teran, 120 metri di distanza

The Europe Towers of the Castilla square of madrid

C: Plaza de Castilla, Madrid

di Daniel Font, 170 metri di distanza

Se encuentra en el norte de la ciudad y es atravesada por el Paseo de la Castellana, una de las princ...

Plaza de Castilla, Madrid

D: Test

di Roberto Castaño, 710 metri di distanza

Test

E: runway of Chamartin satation

di jose-ignacio-teran, 1.1 km di distanza

runway of Chamartin satation

F: Talgo IV Cama

di Willy Kaemena, 1.1 km di distanza

Sleeper compartment "Clase Preferente" of a train hotel type Talgo Pendular, built in 1980th. Here in...

Talgo IV Cama

G: Foster and PWC Towers

di Jose Maria Ocana Rizo, 1.2 km di distanza

This picture shows the tallest buildings in Madrid. The four towers located at the old Real Madrid sp...

Foster and PWC Towers

H: Cuatro Torres Business Area (CTBA)

di Lorenzo Valles Vila, 1.2 km di distanza

Cuatro Torres Business Area (CTBA) is a business park near the Paseo de la Castellana, Madrid (Spain)...

Cuatro Torres Business Area (CTBA)

I: Torres

di Lorenzo Valles Vila, 1.2 km di distanza

Cuatro Torres Business Area (CTBA) is a business park near the Paseo de la Castellana, Madrid (Spain)...

Torres

J: Hypertube by PKMN & Taller de Casquería featuring Barbarrio (2)

di Javier de Paz Garcia, 1.3 km di distanza

Hypertube by PKMN & Taller de Casquería featuring Barbarrio Photographed by Javier de Paz García ...

Hypertube by PKMN & Taller de Casquería featuring Barbarrio (2)

Questo panorama è stato scattato in Madrid, Europe

Questa è una vista generale di 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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