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Alqueva, Portugal - Starlight 21-03-2012
Portugal

Starlight Destinations are visitable places characterised by excellent quality for the contemplation of starry skies and the practice of tourist activities based on this resource.

The Starlight Tourism Certification System was created with the aim of encouraging, at world-wide level, the improvement of the quality of tourist experiences and the protection of the night skies in Starlight Destinations.The Starlight Certification seeks to guarantee the capacity to enjoy the view of the stars and to discover the associated scientific, cultural, natural and scenic values.

Copyright: Rui ferreira, moura-portugal
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 8000x4000
Hochgeladen: 23/03/2012
Aktualisiert: 28/03/2012
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Tags: night sky; alqueva; lake; moura; portugal; alentejo; dan; barragem
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