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Sitges - San Sebastian

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A: Sitges - Church San Sebastian

di Carsten Arenz, 10 metri di distanza

Sitges - Church San Sebastian

B: Sitges - Beach Promenade

di Carsten Arenz, 260 metri di distanza

Sitges is located about an hour south of Barcelona and especially during summer and weekends known fo...

Sitges - Beach Promenade

C: Sitges - Plaza

di Carsten Arenz, 320 metri di distanza

Sitges - Plaza

D: Palau Marycel, Sitges

di Neil Scott, 410 metri di distanza

As a new VR photographer it is my aim to document as much of the town where i live, this is not for m...

Palau Marycel, Sitges

E: Mirador de Sitges

di Sergi March, 510 metri di distanza

Lookout high above the charming beaches and cliffs of Sitges. With its main church. Sitges is a touri...

Mirador de Sitges

F: Sant Bartomeu i San Tecla Church in Sitges

di Willy Kaemena, 510 metri di distanza

Wikipedia: "Sitges (Catalan pronunciation: [ˈsidʒəs], Catalan for silos) is a Spanish town about 35 k...

Sant Bartomeu i San Tecla Church in Sitges

G: Sitges - Sant Bartolome Church

di Carsten Arenz, 540 metri di distanza

The church of Sant Bartolome is located direct at the mediterranean sea. From the plateau there is a ...

Sitges - Sant Bartolome Church

H: Sitges, Breakwater

di Neil Scott, 690 metri di distanza

As a new VR photographer it is my aim to document as much of the town where i live and work, this is ...

Sitges, Breakwater

I: Sitges. Cliff and Beaches

di Sergi March, 720 metri di distanza

One of the many artificial reefs that are interspersed among small and welcoming beaches of Sitges, t...

Sitges. Cliff and Beaches

J: Sitges

di Carsten Arenz, 720 metri di distanza

Sitges - A nice little town south of Barcelona. In summer when the evenings are warm there are lots o...

Sitges

Questo panorama è stato scattato in Spain, 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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