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sunset across the bay of napoli from sorrento
Naples
Copyright: Richard Hart
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Chargée: 17/06/2011
Mis à jour: 26/09/2014
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Tags: santa maria; sunset; sorrento; bay of naples; versuvius; volcano; summer; blue sky
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