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촬영작가 Jürgen Matern EXPERT 촬영일 17:20, 09/06/2012 - Views loading...


Gatklettur near Arnarstapi on Snæfellsnes (Iceland)

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Gatklettur is the name of the rock formation which is prominently featured in this panorama. It's located near Arnarstapi on the Snæfellsnes peninsula. In english its icelandic name translates to rock with a hole.

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