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Yamashita Park and Yokohama Marine Tower
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This panorama was taken at Yamashita Park in Yokohama in May. The tower behind the park is Yokohama Marine Tower.  You can have good view of port Yokohama from the tower.

Copyright: Y Takeichi
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 9000x4500
Taken: 14/05/2012
Uploadet: 24/07/2012
Opdateret: 09/10/2014
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Tags: yokohama; park; tower; outdoors
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