Djupafors
Share
mail
License license
loading...
Loading ...

Fotografie panoramica de Peter Steneld EXPERT Fotografiat 13:00, 13/11/2011 - Views loading...

Advertisement

Djupafors

The World > Europe > Sweden

  • Iti place / nu-ti place
  • thumbs up
  • thumbs down

Djupafors was originally an approximately 11m high waterfall. In 1868 a paper mill was built and the stream was built out. Just above the waterfall lies the Djupafors rift that forces together Ronneby stream to a width of only 1.5 meters.

The panorama is taken at a time when water levels in Ronneby stream is quite low, during spring floods the floodgates are open wide and the stream is filled with broken water.

comments powered by Disqus

Imagini apropiate de Sweden

map

A: Bergslagsgatan Ronneby

de Lasse Carlsson Rondell.net, la 2.7 km distanta

Ronneby Bergslagsgatan Bergslagen är den äldsta stadsdelen i Ronneby och ligger i stadens centrum run...

Bergslagsgatan Ronneby

B: Ronneby Brunnspark

de Peter Steneld, la 4.5 km distanta

At the end of the 19th century Ronneby Brunn was a famous spa. Today it is a beautiful park and was t...

Ronneby Brunnspark

C: Lotsviken Hasslö

de Lasse Carlsson Rondell.net, la 17.3 km distanta

Hasslö Lotsviken En vacker vik på nordvästra Hasslö.

Lotsviken Hasslö

D: Fishing port on island of Hasslo

de Peter Steneld, la 19.5 km distanta

View of a small fishing port on the island of Hasslo

Fishing port on island of Hasslo

E: Saltosund

de Lasse Carlsson Rondell.net, la 19.9 km distanta

Saltösund Kruthuset i Borgmästarfjärden syns under den gamla Saltöbron, Ekholmen, "nya" Saltöbron och...

Saltosund

F: Fisktorget

de Lasse Carlsson Rondell.net, la 20.6 km distanta

Karlskrona Fisktorget Utsikt över Borgmästarfjärden, skärgårdsbåtarna, Blekinge museum, byggnation av...

Fisktorget

G: 2013-10-08 Early morning in Hoglands park

de Arne Håveland, la 20.8 km distanta

Hoglands park, one of two parks in central Karlskrona. A park with children's playground, restaurant ...

2013-10-08 Early morning in Hoglands park

H: Old Railway Tunnel

de Peter Steneld, la 21.1 km distanta

The old railway tunnel from 1887 goes under the entire down town of Karlskrona. The tunnel was origin...

Old Railway Tunnel

I: Admiralty Bell Tower

de Peter Steneld, la 21.1 km distanta

The Admiralty bell tower from 1699 were originally a klock tower for the shipyard but 1909 it became ...

Admiralty Bell Tower

J: Kungsbron in Karlskrona

de Peter Steneld, la 21.6 km distanta

The picture is taken from Kungsbron (King's Bridge) in Karlskrona. To the southwest lies Bastion Auro...

Kungsbron in Karlskrona

Aceasta panorama a fost facuta in Sweden, Europe

Aceasta este un ansamblu a 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.

Distribuie aceasta panorama