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Northern Spain

Small village close to the Pyrenees. A nice place for a walk while enjoying quietness.

Copyright: Josu Barandiaran
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Taken: 08/03/2011
Chargée: 31/03/2011
Mis à jour: 26/08/2014
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Tags: walk; river; canoeing
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