0 Likes

Caraiman Peak - Crucea Caraiman
Romania

Going from the Romanian Sfinx to the Crucea Caraiman in the Bucegi Mountains from Romanian Carpati, I took a series of images with a handheld pole. Canon 5D+Tokina10-17 @ 15mm. August 2012

Caraiman Peak From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

The Heroes' Cross, monument located atop Caraiman Peak Elevation 2,260 m (7,415 ft) Location Location Romania Range Bucegi Mountains, Southern Carpathians Coordinates 45°24′22.21″N 25°29′51.72″E The Caraiman Peak is a mountain peak located in Romania, in the Bucegi Mountains of the Southern Carpathians. It has a height of 2,260 m. The nearest town is Buşteni. Atop Caraiman peak lies the Heroes' Cross, a memorial of World War I. It was erected between 1926 and 1928, and was initiated by Queen Maria of Romania. The material needed for construction was carried up using a funicular, as well as carts carried by oxen. The monument's height is 29.5 meters and the arms' length is 14 meters.

Copyright: Valentin Arfire
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 10532x5266
上传: 04/12/2012
更新: 29/11/2013
观看次数:

...


Tags:
  • Cristian Petru Balan 12 months ago
    AM FOST ACOLO...
  • comments powered by Disqus

    Catalin Morof
    The Cross on Mount Caraiman
    Adi Mera
    Kalinderu Ski Trail
    Marek Koszorek
    Bucegi Mountains
    Marek Koszorek
    Bucegi Mountains
    Valentin Arfire
    Towards Crucea Caraiman in Bucegi mountains
    Marek Koszorek
    Bucegi Mountains
    Valentin Arfire
    the Romanian Sphinx
    Eugen Festeu
    Babele - "Old ladies"
    Eugen Festeu
    Babele, Bucegi Mountains
    Laurentiu Rusu
    The Sphinx of Bucegi
    Eugen Festeu
    The Sphinx
    Eugen Festeu
    The Sphinx - back side
    Alessandro Ugazio
    Certosa Reale of Collegno, arcades
    Marcin Klaban
    Old Town Market Place Warsaw
    Richard Chesher
    Shini Beach Mare Loyalty Islands
    Alessandro Ugazio
    The Devil's Bridge, Lanzo (Turin)
    yunzen liu
    The splendid mian Mountains
    Martin Kneth
    Mirrorroom Loisium in Langenlois
    dieter kik
    Pissenlit Dandelion
    Marcin Klaban
    The biggest children's playground in Warsaw.
    Lucas Corato
    Milano Furniture Fair 2009
    Richard Chesher
    Fete Avocat Market Mare
    Alessandro Ugazio
    The Devil's Bridge, Lanzo
    Toni Garbasso
    Fosse Ardeatine
    Valentin Arfire
    Peter and Paul Greek Catholic Timisoara Church
    Valentin Arfire
    question mark fallen
    Valentin Arfire
    Parc Gruell - view from an olive tree
    Valentin Arfire
    Strange Being
    Valentin Arfire
    5 Aug 2008 Prague Castle A
    Valentin Arfire
    country road
    Valentin Arfire
    8 Aug 2008 Kutna Hora ossuary
    Valentin Arfire
    old sinagogue - today an undertaking business
    Valentin Arfire
    phone-email-sms cabin
    Valentin Arfire
    Girona 08 12 23 Girona 1 Y
    Valentin Arfire
    D First Snow December 14 2010
    Valentin Arfire
    on the road in Switzerland
    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.