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Bonreton desprès de l'incendi de 2011

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Panorama's in de omgeving van Spain


A: Church Square

door Manuel Gine, 8.5 hier vandaan

Church Square

B: Interior hermitage

door Manuel Gine, 8.5 hier vandaan

Interior hermitage


door Manuel Gine, 8.5 hier vandaan

Hermitage off "Verge del Roser"located in Vilallonga del Camp



door Manuel Gine, 11.2 hier vandaan

E: Roca Foradada

door Manuel Gine, 11.7 hier vandaan

Roca Foradada


door Manuel Gine, 12.7 hier vandaan


G: Station AVE of camp of Tarragona

door jose-ignacio-teran, 14.4 hier vandaan

Station AVE of camp of Tarragona

H: Siurana, Espana

door Neil Scott, 15.6 hier vandaan

Entre els llocs d’interès hi ha l’Església de Santa Maria. Es tracta d’un edifici d’època romànica co...

Siurana, Espana

I: Pont del Diable

door Paco Lorente, 15.8 hier vandaan

A spectacular Roman aqueduct that supplied water to Tarraco, capital of one of the Roman provinces of...

Pont del Diable

J: Tarragona - el pont del diable

door Valentin Arfire, 18.2 hier vandaan

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Tarragona is a city loca...

Tarragona - el pont del diable

Dit panorama is genomen in Spain, Europe

Dit is een overzicht van 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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