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Piemanson beach, Camargue
France

This beach is situated near the mouth of the river Rhone as a narrow strip of sand and dunes between the evaporation basins of the Salin de Giraud and the Mediterranean. A relatively cold northerly wind blows sand into the sea. That's why almost no one is swimming.

Copyright: Erik krause
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Subida: 09/05/2013
Actualizado: 15/05/2013
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Tags: beach; outdoor; camargue; nature; france
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