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The Amalie Garden
Copenhagen

Amaliehaven (The Amalie Garden) is one of the newest park in Copenhagen. It is situated between the royal palace Amalienborg an the harbour. It's part of the visual axis from the New Opera House to Frederiks Kiken (The Marble Church).

Copyright: Flemming V. Larsen
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Taken: 01/07/2009
Uploaded: 12/07/2009
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Tags: park; amalienborg; copenhagen; denmark
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