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El Torreon
Spain

Taken at the summit of El Torreon, at 1647 metres, with amazing views over the Grazalema National Park. You can also see Gibraltar and North Africa from here. It's a steep climb but well worth the effort!

Copyright: Mark florko
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 8040x4020
Chargée: 18/05/2010
Mis à jour: 01/09/2014
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Tags: grazalema; ronda; andalucia; andalusia; spain; southernspain; outdoors; nature; views; mountain; summit; nationalpark; parajenatural; paraje; parque
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